Independence Hall
With Liberty and Justice for All: A Critical Reexamination of Social Justice
April 5-7, 2013
Westin Hotel
Indianapolis, Indiana

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3:00 - 10:00 Liberty and Justice: Exhibition of Books and Portraits Provided by The Remnant Trust, Liberty Fund & the Collection of Bill Campbell

6:00 - 7:00 Reception in Honor of Leonard Liggio's 80th Birthday

7:00 - 9:00 Dinner - Chairman, Lenore Ealy, The Philanthropic Enterprise   

Presentation to Leonard Liggio: Chris Talley   

, Liberty Fund and Alejandro Chafuen, Atlas Foundation   

Lenore Ealy, Introduction of Samuel Gregg   

Keynote Speaker: Samuel Gregg, The Acton Institute   


10:00 - 11:30 The Streams of Social Justice in American Political Thought

Chairman: Bill McClay, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga   

Thomas Patrick Burke, The Wynnewood Institute, Text   

Joseph F. Johnston, Jr., Drinker, Biddle & Reath, Text   

Anne Wortham, Illinois State University   

Luncheon  12:00 - 1:30 Social Justice in the Curriculums

Chairman: Jane Shaw Stroup, The John W. Pope Center for Higher Education Policy   

Luncheon Address: Peter Wood, President, National Association of Scholars   

2:00 - 3:30 Recovering Civil Society: The Space Between the Individual and the State

Chairman: Lee Edwards, The Heritage Foundation   

Brian Lee Crowley, Macdonald-Laurier Institute   

Roberta Herzberg, Utah State University   

Ted V. McAllister, Pepperdine University   

4:00 - 5:30

Breakout Sessions:  No recording are available of these sessions

Breakout Session I: Helping People Help Themselves

Chairman: Barbara J. Elliott, Creator for Cultural Renewal

Jennifer Marshall, The Heritage Foundation

B. Wayne Hughes, Jr., Businessman, Rancher, and Philanthropist

Breakout Session II: What Have We Learned so Far?

Facilitators: Steve Ealy, Liberty Fund, and Roger Ream, The Fund for American Studies


8:45 - 11:00 Roundtable Discussion--The Rhetorical Challenge of Social Justice

Chairman: Bradley C.S. Watson, Saint Vincent College, Text

Max Borders, Foundation for Economic Education

Larry Kaufmann, Liberty 21, Text

Joshua Hawley, University of Missouri School of Law, Similar Text