E.g., 03/18/2019
E.g., 03/18/2019
The battle against the recidivism of youthful offenders is one of Los Angeles County’s most difficult struggles. In 2015, The Los Angeles County Juvenile Probation Outcomes Study found that one-third of youth on probation from the county’s juvenile delinquency system are re-arrested within a year of their release. Rev. Gregory J. Boyle, S.J.
A champion of peace-building, immigration reform, healthcare and economic justice in America, Sister Simone is a religious leader, attorney and poet with extensive experience in public policy and advocacy for systemic change. She has served as executive director of NETWORK since 2004.
Parker, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc., is one of only two doctors performing abortions at the last remaining abortion clinic in the state. He travels from out of state to do so.
Katherine Marshall, a senior fellow at Georgetown University's Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs and a senior advisor for the World Bank
Timothy Shah, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Religion and Foreign Policy at the Council on Foreign Relations
Jok Madut Jok, Associate Professor in the Department of History at Loyola Marymount University
Tony Hall, a former U.S. ambassador and three-time Nobel Peace Prize nominee
Speakers: This high-level program examines whether and how the role of faith and religion has changed in the quest for the White House, and what impacts on voters and possibly the election’s outcome this may have – and what this means for the future of American politics.
Melissa Harris-Lacewell, Assoc. Professor of Politics and African-American Studies, Princeton University
Michael Lindsay, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Rice University