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Dr. Clarence B. Jones, speechwriter for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. from 1960-68 and author, “Behind the Dream: The Making of the Speech that Transformed A Nation” (2011).
August marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
Thursday October 17th
Rev. Jim Wallis, New York Times bestselling author, public theologian, speaker, and international commentator on ethics and public life. Author of 10 books including “On God's Side: What Religion Forgets and Politics Hasn't Learned About Serving the Common Good” (April 2013). I have posted an editorial by Rev. Wallis at the bottom so you can get a flavor of what he does.
Sunny Hostin, CNN Legal Commentator. This will be the Ortique Lecture for the year. As you might know, I’ve been consumed by the Trayvon Martin case and how do we move forward when it appears laws in the same state produce radically different outcomes (read about Marissa Alexander).