FAN is a co-sponsor of two nonviolent acts of public witness as a commemoration of the U.S. bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Many FAN members and friends attended March for Our Lives Rallies all over the country on Saturday, March 24, 2018
The Franciscan Action Network was one of more than forty faith-based groups to sign on to an amicus brief in support of the respondents in the Hawaii vs. Trump case which challenges the indefinite proclamation now in effect that bans immigration and most travel from a group of predominantly Muslim countries.
The objective of the brief is to "...speak with one voice to urge the Court to affirm the court of appeals’ judgment and to hold that" the administration's most recent itteration of the Muslim Ban is unlawful.
FAN was proud to take part in A.C.T. to End Racism rally in Washington, DC April 4th 2018. Click here to watch the call-to-action video featuring Patrick Carolan and Sr. Marie Lucey.
FAN has been working with Sultan and the Saint producers at Unity Productions Foundation to coordinate 500 broadcast viewing parties of the film when it is shown on PBS this December. Click here for more information
As We Mourn the Lives Lost and Changed in Las Vegas, We Demand Answers from Leaders More Interested in Protecting Guns than Protecting Lives
As a action to promote International Peace Day, the FAN staff would like to offer this video encouraging people to contact their elected officials and voice support for the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.