Be Inspired to Do Justice
Poor People’s Campaign
October 19, 7-9pm @ Trinity Church, Copley Square
Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II and Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis will share with us the inspiration, vision and strategy of the New Poor People’s Campaign, a grass roots, national moral movement.
Join Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II and Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis for a Mass Meeting for the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival to learn about the inspiration, vision and strategy of the PPC. The Campaign will build a broad and deep national moral fusion movement — rooted in the leadership of the poor and dispossessed as moral agents and reflecting the great moral teachings — to unite our country from the bottom up. Rev. Dr. Barber is the former President of the North Carolina NAACP and author most recently of Forward Together and The Third Reconstruction. Rev. Dr. Theoharis is Co-Director of the Kairos Center and a Founder and the Coordinator of the Poverty Initiative.
Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II
Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis
An Evening with Rev. Traci Blackmon
October 28, 7pm in Walpole
Join Rev. Blackmon, Executive Minister for Justice & Witness Ministries of the UCC, for an evening of inspiration deep learning surrounding social justice issues in our nation. Rev. Blackmon is a featured voice with many regional, national, and international media outlets and a frequent contributor to print publications, Rev. Blackmon's communal leadership and work in the aftermath of the killing of Michael Brown, Jr., in Ferguson, MO, has gained her both national and international recognition and audiences from the White House to the Carter Center to the Vatican. She was appointed to the Ferguson Commission by Governor Jay Nixon and to the President's Advisory Council on Faith-Based Neighborhood Partnerships for the White House by President Barack H. Obama.
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Rev. Traci Blackmon