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Trinity University’s Maverick Lecture

San Antonio, TX

October 07, 2014 | Tuesday | 7:30 pm

Stieren Theater

1 Trinity Pl
San Antonio, TX 78212 ( see map )
Amy Goodman will speak at Trinity University as part of the Maverick Lecture Series. Her presentation, “Democracy Now!” will take place at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, in Trinity’s Stieren Theater. The event is free and open to the public.

The Maverick Lecture honors the late Maury Maverick Jr., the legendary civil rights lawyer, former member of the Texas Legislature, former Marine, and iconoclastic newspaper columnist.

The lecture series explores topics that defined Maverick’s place in American civic discourse. These topics include threats to constitutional liberty, with particular emphasis on the First Amendment, issues of poverty and race, Western occupation of Third World Countries, and the moral requirements of war.

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Free and open to the public.

Amy Goodman

Amy goodman
Amy Goodman is the host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 1,400 public television and radio stations worldwide.

The Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard honored Goodman with the 2014 I.F. Stone Medal for Journalistic Independence Lifetime Achievement Award....