Tag: United Nations

November 3, 2014

United Nations Day- a dream of peace

Friday October 24 was United Nations Day.   I was not yet walking or talking when the United Nations Charter was…


September 22, 2014

International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

The UN General Assembly has designated  September 26 as the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons. This Day provides an…


February 28, 2014

Debt Relief- a growing imperative

In 2000, the United Nations established the Millennium Development Goals, eight anti-poverty targets to be achieved by 2015. In collaboration…


February 4, 2014

Sr. Irene Murphy (Sr. Mary Regis), “I taught fourth grade at Our Lady of Fatima…I loved it there!”

I taught fourth grade at Our Lady of Fatima from 1979 until 1984. I loved it there! Many of our sisters were…


December 10, 2013

12/10 Human Rights Day

Sixty-three years ago, in 1950, the UN General Assembly proclaimed 10 December as Human Rights Day to bring to the…


November 6, 2013

Action Alert from Credo

Recently, a 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck off Japan’s east coast, triggering small tsunamis. While it didn’t trigger a nuclear accident,…


May 6, 2013

With a Heart for Justice

It’s a good time to revisit our corporate stand on Debt Relief that was affirmed in October 2000. At that…