"Race and Religion: Progress and Pitfalls on the Journey to Equality"
Leaders from different religious, racial, and ethnic groups will reflect on the high and low points of how their traditions have dealt with issues of race, racial justice, and racial healing. Speakers include:
Mohammed Tayssir Safi, Muslim Chaplain at the University of Michigan
Rabbi Bob Levy, Temple Beth Emeth
Margaret Noori / Giiwedinoodin (Anishinaabe heritage, waabzheshiinh doodem), Director of the UM Comprehensive Studies Program
Ahmad Rahman, Dept. of History, University of Michigan, Dearborn
Pastor Victoria James, Ekklesia Fellowship Ministries
Pastor Deborah Dean-Ware, Church of the Good Shepherd
Sponsored by the Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice and the Ann Arbor District Library. Part of the ICPJ Race and Religion Project.