Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns

Representing Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers, Maryknoll Sisters, and Maryknoll Lay Missioners
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Resources on Nuclear Disarmament

The following are additional resources on nuclear disarmament, which correspond to our two-page election brief on nuclear disarmament, "Abolish Nuclear Weapons, Invest in Peace." Find our entire series on Faithful Voting and Global Issues here.

See: An Existential Threat

From the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists: The Doomsday Clock

From I-CAN, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons: 

From the Arms Control Association, "Congress Should Take the Nuclear Testing Option Off the Table"

Judge: Catholic Teaching on Nuclear Weapons

From the Vatican:

St. John XXIII: Pacem in Terris (1963)

Pope Francis: 

From the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops: 

Act: Faithful Citizenship

Back from the Brink: The Call to Prevent Nuclear War: 5 Policy Solutions

From Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns:

•    Action Alert: Renew New START
•    Statement: Maryknoll Missioners oppose leaving Iran nuclear deal              

Join Reaching Critical Will and Hibakusha Stories for a watch party “to underscore the power of protest”: Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 7 p.m. EDT: A free livestream screening: In Our Hands, Robert Richter’s film documenting the day over 1 million people marched for nuclear disarmament. 

Learn about the Plowshares movement and support Catholic anti-nukes activists the Kingsbay Plowshares.