JustLove’s Look at Youth Activism and Civic Engagement
Dr. Martin Carney, Ph.D. is a Teacher of Religious Studies at Fordham Preparatory School in the Bronx. Dr. Carney – a long time participant in Pax Christi Metro New York’s annual Good Friday Way of the Cross – and Msgr. Sullivan will be talking about Fordham Prep’s decade-long participation in Pax Christi Metro New York’s Good Friday Way of the Cross, and how it encourages the youth who participate in it to reflect on contemporary social issues in light of the Passion of our Lord.
Brother Tyrone Davis, Director of the Office of Black Ministries of the Archdiocese of New York, talks to Msgr. Sullivan aboout “March for Our Lives” taking place down in Washington D.C. on Saturday, March 24th to demand that gun safety and action against mass shootings in our schools becomes a public policy priority that was spurred on in response to the school shooting in Parkland Florida back on February 14th. Msgr. Sullivan and Brother Tyrone talk about civic engagement of our youth has animated much student activism regarding this issue.