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God Only Knows

The ongoing Saudi-led, US-backed war in Yemen is called "Operation Restoring Hope." Kathy Kelly restores real hope by amplifying the voices of those whose loved ones have been disappeared.

Let the Prayer Continue

Heartened that Fr. Pat Conroy's prayer for fairness and prosperity for all Americans in the new tax reform bill actually pierced the conscience of Congress, Robert Koehler calls on us all to continue the prayer for mercy, an end to violence, and humanity's moral revolution.

Without Due Process: From Mass Incarceration to Assassination

"The U.S. has now dispensed with due process, whether you be a Brown skinned person in the Middle East targeted by a Predator drone; a young African American shot by police; or part of the 95% of U.S. prisoners incarcerated without trial," Maya Evans laments. She and others from VCNV walked 150 miles to raise awareness of the US's lack of due process.

Before The Dawn

Before the dawn, Kathy Kelly wakes to enjoy a Ramadan breakfast with the Afghan Peace Volunteers before fasting. She reflects, in these dangerous times, "were the sun to truly rise upon the U.S.... we would have to share much of our wealth with a suffering world. ... U.S. people must know that life in the daylight might also be the start of an unaccustomed fast. "