As most regular readers of this blog already know, the Human Values Network Web site, along with this Humanvalues Weblog, is sponsored by Half-Moon Foundation, Inc.

Half-Moon Foundation also sponsors the Humanist Society of Metropolitan New York (HSMNY), the Corliss Lamont Chapter of the American Humanist Association (AHA).

We’re pleased to announce that HSMNY Executive Director Stephen James will be moderating a panel discussion at this year’s Left Forum 2014 conference entitled “Prejudices, Fantasies, and Justice”.

The panel discussion, scheduled to take place from 10:00 AM to 11:50 AM on the morning of Sunday, June 1, is sponsored by the New York Chapter of the Ernest Becker Foundation.

If you’re in the New York area this weekend, please try to attend Left Forum 2014, and especially the “Prejudices, Fantasies, and Justice” panel discussion.

Left Forum 2014 is being held May 30 through June 1 at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice of the City University of New York (CUNY), 524 West 59th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), New York, NY. The theme for this year’s conference is “Reform and/or Revolution: Imagining a World with Transformative Justice”.

Now celebrating its 10th year, Left Forum is the largest annual conference in the United States of the broad spectrum progressive intellectuals, activists, scholars, organizations and the interested public. Each year thousands of conference participants come together in New York City to discuss pressing local, national and global issues; to better understand commonalities and differences, and alternatives to current predicaments; or to share ideas to help build social movements to transform the world.

Please download and distribute the flyer below (right-click and “Save As…” to download):