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Civil & Human Rights

State of The Dream

- The best way to pay tribute to Dr. King is to reaffirm our commitment to civil rights.
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Sandy Hook and American Amnesia

- When will the violence end? Moments of silence are a weak response to the epidemic of mass shootings in schools.
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Nelson Mandela: Icon for Justice

- Trinity students, faculty and staff express powerful tributes to the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela, icon for justice and hero for the ages.
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JFK: What He Did For His Country

- President Kennedy's brief 1000 days were a time of imagination, hope and confidence.
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When JFK Called Trinity Alumnae to Service

- At the Class of 1958 Commencement, Senator John F. Kennedy called Trinity graduates to lives of service and political engagement. We're still hearing his resounding call!
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Nancy Pelosi in the National Women’s Hall of Fame

- Trinity Alumna Nancy Pelosi, Class of 1962, Democratic Leader and first (and only) woman Speaker of the House now joins the roster of legends at the National Women's Hall of Fame.
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Week 2: Federal Shutdown Playbook Updated

- Members of Congress take an oath to uphold the Constitution, which starts with "We, the People" --- serving ALL the people, not small factions, is the real work of a functional legislature.
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Voices of Trinity: Constitution Day 2d Amendment

- On Constitution Day, Trinity students, faculty and staff engage a robust debate on the Second Amendment, reflecting on the Navy Yard tragedy and the larger questions of balancing individual rights with the urgent need to end violence in our communities.
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Put the Trauma Centers Out of Business

- Dr. Janis Orlowski of the Washington Hospital Center said it best: let's put the trauma centers out of business. We must end gun violence.
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September 11 and Winds of War

- On this day, let us pause to remember all those who sacrificed so much on September 11 and the years since that day. And let's pray for peace.
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Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Phone: 202.884.9050   Email: president@trinitydc.edu


Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Phone: 202.884.9050   Email: president@trinitydc.edu