G. Simon Harak, S.J. entered the Society of Jesus in 1970 and completed doctoral studies at the University of Notre Dame in 1986. He resigned his professorship at Fairfield University in 1998 to work full time with the Peace Movement. G. Simon Harak has also edited Aquinas and Empowerment: Classical Ethics for Ordinary Lives and Nonviolence for the Third Millennium: Its Legacy and its Future. His concern for justice and peace issues is reflected in his academic as well as pastoral involvement.