Oberlin College and Conservatory

The Influence of Plantation Capitalism on Today's Human Rights

Monday, March 3, 2014 at 7:30pm

First Church in Oberlin
First Church In Oberlin, 106 N Main St, Oberlin, OH 44074

James M. Lawson Jr., a lifelong social and civil rights activist, who was a close associate of Martin Luther King Jr. and a leading architect of the Civil Rights Movement, will speak on "The Influence of Plantation Capitalism on Today's Human Rights." Lawson, a retired Methodist pastor, also trained many of the Freedom Riders in the principles of nonviolence.

His talk is free and open to the public.

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