On May 16th, well known scholar, author, activist, social prophet, and civil rights advocate, Dr. Cornel West will be speaking in Chester PA. on “Why America Is In Crisis”. Chester is the historic city where William Penn first set foot on American soil back in October, 1682. Chester is also where Dr. Martin Luther King began his ministry career at Calvary Baptist Church and Crozer Seminary. It also is one of five cities selected by President Obama for his new pilot program for poor to low income distressed communities, called the “Strong Cities, Strong Communities (SC2) Initiative“.
Dr. West will be addressing all the critical issues facing our country as we move further into the 21st Century. This civil rights advocate, and social prophetic voice for the poor and outcast, will be speaking at St. Luke’s Christ Community Church, located at 320 Tilghman St. Chester PA 19014. For More information call event host coordinators, Rev. Richard Dalton, at (404)936-6395, or Pastor Keith Collins at 267-251-0658, or Mr. Darren Laws, 610-246-2240.