Thursday, August 27, 2009

Sept. 10: Discussion on Ending Poverty

This is from Oxfam America:

Oxfam is pleased to invite you to a public event in New York City on addressing social justice and global poverty.

September 10, 5:00-6:30 p.m.

"The Moral Obligation to End Poverty"

A Presentation by Peter Singer and
Dialogue with Raymond Offenheiser and Serene Jones

James Chapel at Union Theological Seminary
(Broadway and 121st)

This event is free and open to the public.
Please feel free to bring friends and share this invitation with others who may be interested in global poverty issues.

RSVP to Yan Ho at or 617-728-2498

Renowned ethicist, Princeton professor, and author, Peter Singer, will present his ideas for personal, local, and global engagement on issues of poverty and justice.
Professor Singer will be joined by Serene Jones, President of Union Theological Seminary, and
Raymond Offenheiser, President of Oxfam America.
Together they will offer unique perspectives on why and how we should work to address the issues of the world’s poorest communities.

This event is co-sponsored by Union Theological Seminary, Oxfam America, and Poverty Initiative.

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