2015 Series - September through December
The Bob and Dorrie Moon Lecture Series showcases contemporary insights from dynamic speakers and progressive Christian authors. Purchase online tickets by clicking here.
Bob and Dorrie endowed this forum as a gift and challenge to the Sacramento community to think critically and act ethically on important issues of our time.
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2015 Speakers Preview
Jessica Jackley – December 4, 2015 at 7:00pm
Author of “Clay Water Brick” and co-founder of KIVA, the world’s most successful micro-lending site.
Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal – September 18, 2015
A leading voice and advocate during the community unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.
Taylor Branch – October 9, 2015
Author of the landmark narrative history of the Civil Rights era, “America in the King Years.”
Michele Norris – November 6, 2015
Author of the best-selling memoir, “Grace of Silence”, and NPR Host Special Correspondent.
September 5, 2014 - Dr. M. Joycelyn Elders
15th Surgeon General of the United States and first African-American woman Surgeon General
October 3, 2014 - Ruben Navarrette, Jr.
Nationally syndicated columnist with the Washington Post Writers Group. Most widely read Latino columnist in the country.
November 14, 2014 - Reza Aslan
Author of “Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth.” New York Times bestseller list.
December 5, 2014 - Angela Davis
Social Equality Activist and Author
Video Archives Compliments of Media Edge
Angela Davis, recorded December 2014
Dr. Joycelyn Elders, recorded September
Rev. Frank Schaefer, recorded May
Chris Hedges, recorded November 2013
Moris Dees, recorded September 2013
Naomi Tutu, recorded March 2012
Rabbi Michael Lerner, recorded February
Amy Goodman, recorded January 2012
Daniel Ellsberg, recorded September
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