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Swords, Plowshares, and the 'Drone Dilemma'
Originally Posted: 12/23/2013 - 10:21am | Type: Blog

It’s easy to focus on drones as either great or terrible, but they’re amoral, inanimate objects. They take on only the moral importance given to them by the intent behind our use of them. ...

Shane Claiborne: Of Slingshots, Plowshares, and Kitchen Hammers
Originally Posted: 09/12/2012 - 3:23pm | Type: Blog

The Y-12 three had a household hammer that they used on the wall of the building, not so much as an act of substantial transformation, but an act of symbolic action pointing toward a God who wants us to study ...

WAR NO MORE
Originally Posted: 10/05/2011 - 8:16am | Type: Blog

This Friday, October 7, 2011, marks 10 years since the United States invaded Afghanistan in the name of the "War on Terror." Sadly, this summer President Obama announced he'll continue our milit ...

WAR NO MORE
Originally Posted: 10/05/2011 - 6:24am | Type: Blog

TEN YEARS. THOUSANDS OF LIVES. BILLIONS OF DOLLARS. TEN YEARS. THOUSANDS OF LIVES. BILLIONS OF DOLLARS. Next Friday, October 7, 2011, marks 10 ye ...

Violence in the Name of Faith?
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:35am | Type: Blog

I received a question from a reader recently that asked: You write a lot about the plight of the Palestinians. I received a question from a reader recently that asked: You write ...

Plowshares vs. Depleted Uranium
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 3:24pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ryan Beiler Four Plowshares activists led by Philip Berrigan entered an Air National Guard base in Essex, Maryland, in late December to d ...

Plowshares Activists Sentenced
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 9:49am | Type: Magazine Article

Andrew Schleicher Molly Marsh Several peace demonstrators received prison sentences in ...

Plowshares Update
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Marian Abrecht Aaron McCarroll Gallegos On October 27, longtime activist Philip Berriga ...