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Forum to discuss progressive Christianity,economic justice

On Tuesday, the First Tuesday Educational Forum will present “Progressive Christianity and Economic Justice.”

Guest Speaker Sharon Delgado is an ordained United Methodist minister, speaker, author and founder of Earth Justice Ministries. She has been advocating for peace, justice and the environment for over 35 years.

She speaks at spiritual communities and before secular audiences on issues related to peacemaking, drone warfare, climate change, social and environmental justice and alternatives to corporate-dominated globalization.

She is author of “Shaking the Gates of Hell: Faith-Led Resistance to Corporate Globalization” (Fortress Press, 2007), which issues a call to people of faith and conscience to join the struggle for a peaceful, just and sustainable world.

The forum is scheduled from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday in the basement room of the Nevada City Veterans Hall, 415 N. Pine St.. For further information, contact Jim Firth, Chair, NCDCC at 530-477-1804 or visit the This seminar is sponsored by the Nevada County Democrats.

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