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Vice President Al Gore speaks in Syracuse
Vice President Al Gore speaks in SyracuseSeptember 15, 2006SU News ServicesSUnews@syr.edu
Former Vice President Al Gore with Syracuse University Associate Provost Kal Alston (left) and Chancellor Nancy Cantor (right) at dinner prior to Gore’s lecture Thursday night at Syracuse’s Landmark Theatre.
Gore’s role as a leading emissary on the dangers of global warming has been reinforced by his documentary “An Inconvenient Truth,” released in select markets May 24 and now nationally, as well as in Syracuse. In the film, Gore–a powerful and effective speaker–makes an urgent and compelling case for responsible environmental policy based on solid scientific evidence.