Padre Melo, Honduran Human Rights Leader
3:30pm EDT October 10, 2013
This is a Rev. Thomas Casey, OSA Passion for Justice Memorial Lecture.
Padre Melo will speak on “The Price of Truth: Human Rights Since the Honduran Coup” which will address the struggles and successes of building a fair and inclusive society.
Under death threats, Padre Melo continues to advocate for human rights, freedom of expression, and independent analysis. He directs Radio Progreso (radio station) and The Team for Reflection, Research and Communication.
Co-sponsored by the Dean of Liberal Arts; The World Languages & Cultures Department; and the Religious and Theological Studies Department.
Free and open to all.