Sunday, January 17, 2010

MLK Lecture in Global Nonviolence, Tuesday, 01/19/10

The Center for Multicultural Student Services and the Mahatma Gandhi Center for Global Nonviolence present the first Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Lecture in Global Nonviolence. Please attend the Rev. James Lawson's address, "Nonviolent Action for Civil Rights,” on Tuesday, January 19, at 6:30 pm, in Room 2301, HHS. Admission is free and all are invited.

Rev. Lawson's profile: A counterpart of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., James Lawson was the leading theoretician and tactician of nonviolence in the U.S. Civil Rights movement, and continues today as an advocate for the power of collective nonviolent struggle in furtherance of campaigns for peace, justice, freedom, equality, and human rights. Dr. King called James Lawson "The leading nonviolence theorist in the world."

Rev. Lawson will also speak on Monday, January 18th, 2010, as the keynote for the formal MLK program: Wilson Hall Auditorium
7:00p.m. (Doors Open at 6:30p.m.)

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