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Topic: Veritas Forum

The panel discussed issues such as harmful speech in the digital age and the difference between forgiving, excusing and denying justice.

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Veritas Forum panel discusses the meaning of cancel culture and forgiveness

February 21, 2021 0 comments

In a world where hostility is rewarded with attention and controversy becomes viral within moments, how do we hold space for the opposing opinion? What does it mean for one to be “cancelled”? Can we forgive mistakes made in public? 

Veritas Forum panel discusses pursuit of racial justice in the prison system

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Veritas Forum panel discusses pursuit of racial justice in the prison system

October 12, 2020 0 comments

Dehlia Umunna clicks play. The voice of a Black disabled mother whose 19-year-old son was just denied bail echoes, slowly at first, then her cries intensify. She screams his name over and over again.

Andrew Foster, Seth Rockman and Charles Lee discussed questions of faith and morality and their intersection with the American dream.

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Veritas Forum talk explores meaning of American dream

February 11, 2016 1 comment

The Veritas Forum hosted a discussion-based event, titled “The American Dream?,” about morality, faith and the meaning of life Wednesday night.