The Greenberg Center for Learning and Tolerance proudly presents a speaking engagement with Morris Dees, founder of The Southern Poverty Law Center, on Thursday, May 18, 2017. Doors open at 5:20 PM, presentation at 6 PM, at the DoubleTree Hotel in Colorado Springs. Tickets are $25 per person, and must be reserved in advance online. PLEASE PRINT YOUR TICKET(S) UPON PURCHASE, AND PRESENT AT THE DOOR.
Activist and civil rights speaker Morris Dees discusses how our commitment to justice for all will chart our nation's future as America becomes more diverse, and economic disparity widens. Dees shares his experiences and insights, explaining how and why he became an attorney and founded the Southern Poverty Law Center. Finally, Dees discusses hate crimes across the country and the need for the teaching of tolerance, love, and respect for one another.