REFLECTION: Addressing the racial divide

By Rev. John Rausch, glmy Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace After connecting the dots recently, the pattern stood out almost three dimensional: unarmed black men were being shot. Black church-goers at prayer were being killed. Black people died while in custody and even a black child was slain while playing with a toy gun. … Continue reading REFLECTION: Addressing the racial divide

RACISM: Dismantling racism

by Sr. Patricia Chappell, SNDdeN & Sr. Anne-Louise Nadeau, SNDdeN The Oxford Dictionary defines power as energy, the potential or right to control people or things. Privilege is defined as a special advantage granted only to a certain person or group beyond the advantage of most. With regards to racism, power as a noun is lethal when wedded to laws, systems, organizations, policies, practices and … Continue reading RACISM: Dismantling racism