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

REFLECTION: My future in prison

by Kathy Kelly Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace The Bureau of Prisons contacted me today, assigning me a prison number and a new address:  for the next 90 days, beginning tomorrow, I’ll live at FMC Lexington, in the satellite prison camp for women, adjacent to Lexington’s federal medical center for men.  Very early tomorrow … Continue reading REFLECTION: My future in prison