Members of the Syracuse University community came together to share a meal—virtually—on Nov. 19, as the University held its 36th annual International Thanksgiving Dinner via Zoom. The celebration was started at the University in the 1980s by the Rev. T.E….
The Past Is Not Past: The Continuing Quest for Racial Justice and Peace
Ambassador Andrew Young
Martin Luther King, III
Professor Linda Carty, SU Dept. of African American Studies
Professor Janis McDonald, SU College of Law, Cold Case Justice Initiative
Professor Paula Johnson, SU College of Law, Cold Case Justice Initiative
This roundtable continues the discussion led by His Holiness the Dalai Lama on previous panels during his visit. The panelists will discuss the critical link between justice and peace and ask the question: Can there be peace without justice?
Join the dialogue about the imperative to address these issues in the interest of peace and justice in the face of persistent racial violence and inequality in the United States from the Civil Rights Era to the present.