can the pope stop the war?

That’s what peace activist Helen Caldicott thinks. The Toronto Star reports that the physician and former Harvard professor has started a letter-writing campain to ask the Pontiff to go to Iraq to act as the ultimate human shield. Her petition is available at this site

I have to say, that’s the most creative initiative I’ve seen out of the anti-war camp…

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2 Responses to “can the pope stop the war?”

  1. Jos Says:

    If the Pope was your grandfather, would you ask him to go to Iraq to stop a war given his physical state and his age? It

  2. moorishgirl Says:

    It’s a Utopian idea. And I doubt the health of the Pontiff would permit the trip anyway. But at least it’ll get Caldicott some leverage. Perhaps.

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