Cromartie to speak on religious freedom, April 29
Posted April 25, 2006; 02:30 p.m.
Michael Cromartie, vice president of the Ethics and Public Policy Center in Washington, D.C., will deliver a lecture titled "Toward Global Religious Freedom" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29, in Betts Auditorium, School of Architecture.
Cromartie's work focuses on Christianity and politics, the evangelical church in America, media coverage of religion and the religious right. In September 2004, President Bush appointed Cromartie to a two-year term on the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. He was elected chair of the commission in 2005.
The event is sponsored by the Manna Christian Fellowship, Office of Religious Life, Undergraduate Student Government Projects Board, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and Pace Center.