|Town Hall on Faith and Justice|
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: BOSTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS Bruce C. Bolling Building 2300 Washington Street Roxbury, MA 02119
The Town Hall on Faith and Justice will be held as a keynote event during the Social Justice Institute, a five-day continuing education institute held at Boston University School of Theology and sponsored by the Center for Practical Theology. A distinguished group of panelists will discuss the anniversary of the signing of the Voting Rights Act. The panelists include Professor Susannah Heschel; Rev. Peter Morales, President of UUA, representing James Reeb who was from Boston and killed in Selma; Congressman Sheila Jackson Lee, who now holds the Texas House District seat of civil rights leader and Boston University alumna Barbara Jordan; Khalil Muhammad, director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, NY; Roger Brooks, President of Facing History & Ourselves; Jonathan Walton, The Memorial Church & Harvard Divinity School; Iva Carruthers, Samuel DeWitt Proctor Leadership Conference. The panel will be moderated by Karen Holmes Ward, ABC5 CityLine.