Religion in the Public Sphere Forum: “Whose Conviction? Religion and the (de)criminalization of drugs”

Time: Wednesday 20 March, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Location: Great Hall, Hart House

More information and online registration: http://rpsforum.eventbrite.ca

How does religion shape public opinion about the (de)criminalization of drugs in and beyond Canada? What does Canada’s increasing religious diversity do to this debate? And how does religion frame arguments for or against the decriminalization of drugs?

Among the special guests in conversation: Donald MacPherson (Director, Canadian Drug Coalition), Ethan Nadelmann (Director, Drug Policy Alliance), Rev. Dr. John Joseph Mastandrea (Metropolitan United Church, Police Chaplain to 51 Division Toronto)