James A. Moffett '29 Lectures in Ethics

The Moffett Lecture Series aims to foster reflection about moral issues in public life, broadly construed, at either a theoretical or a practical level, and in the history of thought about these issues. The series is made possible by a gift from the Whitehall Foundation in honor of James A. Moffett ’29.


Thu, May 4, 2017,
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

In a rare political manifesto, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg recently published an open letter lamenting that when he began,  the idea of “bringing us closer together and building a global community…was not controversial." Without mentioning Trump or Brexit,  he suggested that this was no longer so, that “across the world there are people left behind by globalization, and movements for withdrawing

Location: McCormick Hall, Room 101