This is a 2-day conference regarding what direction the left should take after the November election, and a ceremony in which the Tikkun Award is given to a few of the individuals whose lives embody Tikkun’s message of global healing and transformation.
This year awards go to peace-activist and singer Holly Near, filmmaker Oliver Stone, Rabbi Arik Ascherman, Stanford professor Clayborne Carson,, cultural anthropologist Nancy Scheper-Hughes, Aaron Davidman (Wrestling with Jerusalem), and Fania Davis (cofounder of Restorative Justice for Oakland Youth).
Nov 12, Saturday, Northbrae Community Church, Berkeley
Nov 13, Sunday St. Paul’s African Methodist Episcopal Church, Berkeley
For more information and to register, go to www.tikkun.org