|Location :||Weston Community Center|
|Date :||27-Apr-2017 Thursday|
|Time :||07:00 PM - 09:30 PM|
Weston-Wayland Interfaith Action Group and Weston PTO
Present the 2017 Peg Kerwin Lecture
Discrimination: Anti-Semitism, Islamophobia, Racism
What can be done to foster understanding of “the other” and
why that understanding is crucial to a democratic society.
Andrew Tarsy, former Executive Director of the Anti-Defamation League of New England and a former Trial Attorney with the Civil Rights Division at the U.S. Department of Justice. He chairs the Racial Justice Initiative at Temple Israel of Boston.
Dr. John Robbins, Executive Director of The Council on American-Islamic Relations, Massachusetts (CAIR). He sits on the board of directors of Cooperative Metropolitan Ministries, the greater Boston area’s oldest interfaith social justice network.
Reverend Liz Walker, Minister at Roxbury Presbyterian Church, award winning journalist and activist for community healing and cross cultural and interfaith dialogue, is a powerful voice of healing and hope.
Thursday, April 27
Weston Community Center
Refreshments at 7:00 PM