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|Un Foro Por El Pueblo/Forum For The People|
|Date||Thursday April 17|
|Time||12:00 PM - 2:00 PM|
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Graduate Theological Union
1798 Scenic Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709
Discussion Topics and Themes
* Liberation Theology, Base Communities and how theology relates to the lived experience.
* Social reality of El Salvador during the Civil War and Romeroʼs ministry, this would also relate to Ellacuria or Sobrinoʼs theology.
* Human rights violations continuing in El Salvador and the Global South as a whole. How does this relate to Global Politics and what is the religious response?
* Immigration and global migration patterns in relation to globalization and free trade.
* Immigrant exploitation in the workplace and how to organize for greater worker justice with our faith communities.
Speakers: Dean Kevin Burke (JSTB), Professor LeAnn Flesher (ABSW), Charlene Tschirhart (Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights), Maricruz Manzanarez (UCB Custodian and Union Organizer), Noel Andersen (SHARE/ MC of event)