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From Michael Brown to George Floyd: Why video footage wouldn’t have changed perception of Ferguson shooting

August 10, 2020

David Hooker, associate professor of the practice of conflict transformation and peacebuilding, shares insight and contextual analysis about the Michael Brown and George Floyd murder […]

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Nuclear era that began in 1945 poses moral questions for the 21st century

August 7, 2020

David Cortright, director of the Keough School’s Global Policy Initiative, was quoted in a recent National Catholic Reporter article on nuclear disarmament. “[T]he public consciousness on […]

Can Catholic peacebuilders survive the pandemic?

July 2, 2020

From Congo to Colombia, the Catholic Church plays an often unheralded role in peacebuilding. Will the pandemic create new opportunities for Catholic peacebuilders or will […]

The DACA decision: a victory for the rule of law and for humanity

June 30, 2020

The political fate of acutely vulnerable groups has been of concern for years. Immigrants living in the United States without valid immigration status are particularly […]

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Supreme Court rules in favor of DACA, for now

June 18, 2020

Erin Corcoran, executive director of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, commented on the recent Supreme Court ruling in favor of DACA. “It’s a […]

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Implementation of Colombian peace agreement slowed in 2019

June 16, 2020

Research by the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies was cited in an El Tiempo article about the Colombian peace agreement. “. . . between December 2018 […]

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The Trump administration thinks it can win an arms race. Time for a history lesson.

June 5, 2020

David Cortright, director of the Global Policy Initiative, writes about the arms race and the Cold War in a recent Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists […]

COVID-19 and beyond: peacekeeping in war zones

May 29, 2020

Editors’ note: May 29 is the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers. Within two weeks of the World Health Organization’s assessment of rapidly spreading coronavirus […]