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Pluralism Lecture 2015 - RECONCILING UNITY AND DIVERSITY IN THE MODERN ERA: - 2015-05-28

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Thursday, 2015, May 28
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Annual Pluralism Lecture 2015 - May 28, 2015 - Click here for Webcast

Introductory remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan to:

The Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, P.C. Chief Justice of Canada

RECONCILING UNITY AND DIVERSITY IN THE MODERN ERA:

21st Century Challenges to the Human Rights Movement

How can we live together? That is the fundamental challenge of the modern world. Together, democracy and human rights offer a hopeful response: we must build political communities that not only tolerate, but draw on and celebrate, their internal diversity.

With introductory remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan and an audience dialogue moderated by David Walmsley, Editor-in-Chief of the Globe and Mail.

Join us on May 28 at 19:30 EST to watch thelivestream via the Globe and Mail
and send in your questions for the dialogue to QandA@pluralism.ca or by tweeting using the hashtag #GCPLecture2015.

Although attendance at the Lecture in Toronto is by invitation only, we hope you will join us for the livestream.

Click here for more information about the Annual Pluralism Lecture series and our past lecturers.

Presented in partnership with:Globe and Mail


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