Monday, November 24, 2008

End the Use of Child Soldiers

Students, Teachers, Parents: Help End the Use of Child Soldiers

This issue is a concern of the larger Catholic Lasallian educational mission.
As the Apostle Paul writes to the Galatian Christians, let us good while we have the opportuity.

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Close the SOA: Sign the Petition to OBAMA

Copy and paste the link below into your web-browser, sign the petition, and consider yourself an activist!

Sunday, November 9, 2008

School of Americas Watch


We will implement a school-wide petition on Thursday, November, 20, and Friday, November 21,2008, asking President-elect, Barack Obama, to close the SOA.

They are Days 3 and 4 respectively. If you have a free period and wish to sit at table in front of the cafeteria, please see me to sign up. I am in Room 407.

In the meantime, this is the sign-up thus far:

Day Three, Thursday, November 20, 2008

1 - Peach, Smith
2 - Joyce
3 - Devine, Noel
4 - Smith, Pickle
5 -
6 - Peach, Joyce, Welch, Pickle, Noel
7 - Smith
8 -

Day Four, Friday, November 21, 2008

1 - Peach, Kizior
2 - Joyce
3 - Peach, Noel
4 - Smith, Pickle
5 - Joyce
6 - Peach, Noel
7 -
8 -

Be there!

President Peach

Building New Hope

CCHRIST brothers, and all women and men of goodwill,

Reminding ourselves that we are part of a global Lasallian community (80 countries), please allow me to introduce you to SECOLI, the SEGRETARIAT SOLIDARITY AND DEVELOPMENT MISSIONARY COOPERATION, an arm of the central government of the Brothers of the Christian Schools. Go to Note that SECOLI's major objectives are informed by CST---Catholic Social Teaching.

Let me also share with you information about Building New Hope, an organization based in Pittsburgh and Granada, Nicaruagua. Go to

Let us pray that the Holy Spirit, the sweet Holy Spirit, fall down fresh on us and on our world.

Stay strong! Keep the campaign for peace and justice alive in your school community and beyond.