The message below was originally sent as an email from Pax Christi International. The UN negotiations for a treaty banning nuclear weapons kicks off next week: join our efforts by contacting your government regarding their participation! Pax Christi International with its working group is in full preparation for the second round of negotiations for […]
by Tony Magliano As I was trying to discern what God wanted me to write about, I walked into my 16-year-old son’s bedroom to discover a military calendar hanging on the wall. It highlighted young men and women in combat fatigues, fighter jets, an aircraft carrier battle group and plenty of American flags. I knew […]
President Donald J. Trump just announced that he is pulling the United States out of the Paris Agreement. The Paris Agreement is a necessary step towards reversing climate change and the damage humans have inflicted upon the environment; it has been approved by all the world’s countries except Syria, Nicaragua, and now the US. Mr. […]
The Pax Christi USA Anti-Racism Team’s commitment to the elimination of nuclear weapons is based in the recognition that racism plays a virulent role in matters of war and peace. In particular, the testing and deployment of nuclear weapons has been directed disproportionately against the bodies and lands of people of color, whose lives and […]
We decry our government’s use of unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) as the new face of war. Under the U.N. Charter, a member state may use military force only in defense to an armed attack or with the authorization of the Security Council. We call for an immediate end to the use of armed drones.