Pax Christi USA’s statement on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Pax Christi USA condemns the Russian invasion and bombardment of cities throughout Ukraine that commenced earlier today. As St. John Paul II said in 2003 in response to the build-up and subsequent war in Iraq, “War is always a defeat for humanity.” The invasion of Ukraine is a direct violation of international law. The death … Continue reading Pax Christi USA’s statement on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

MEDIA STATEMENT: This acquittal highlights white privilege, this culture of violence, and our addiction to guns

Media statement from Johnny Zokovitch, Executive Director of Pax Christi USA, in response to the acquittal verdict in the trial of Kyle Rittenhouse: "The acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse sends the message that people who traffic in armed intimidation and deadly violence -- especially in support of extremist views which threaten and demean the lives of … Continue reading MEDIA STATEMENT: This acquittal highlights white privilege, this culture of violence, and our addiction to guns