During our discussion, Marie asked an important question: Why do we prefer non-violence as a method of resolving conflicts rather than the use of weapons to force peace on other nations?
Pope Francis finally made his way to the US last month. While his deeds of random kindness were captured by cameras and journalists, his remarks were also in full media spotlight. One of the things the Pope called for when he addressed the U.S. Congress is a renewal of the spirit of politics. He reminded us that political consensus and legislation, “should be based on care for the people.”
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