Martin Luther King Day Observance
Hugh Curran will lead us in the annual RFS observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with a presentation on Tolerance and Nonviolence. He gave a version of the talk in the fall in Malta at the Global Council on Tolerance and Peace. In December he offered a presentation on the topic with a focus on nonviolent practices in Ireland. This talk with emphasize the work of Dr. King and the influence of Gandhi on King’s thinking and his practice of nonviolent resistance. Hugh Curran is a professor in the Peace Studies program at the University of Maine.