STAY INFORMED ATTEND HOT TOPICS
Want to be up-to-date on the issues and get a chance to ask questions of experts and candidates
as we head toward Florida’s primary and presidential elections?
Then the League’s monthly Hot Topics luncheon is the place to be!
In the months before the August and November elections, we plan to hold candidate forums, judicial discussions
as well as studies of voting groups such as Millennials.
The luncheons are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month (except in July) at :
Doors open at 11:20 AM, Program begins at 11:35 AM; the luncheon costs $25.00 for members and $35.00 for non-members.
Make your reservation below or contact PAT GRIERSON
Gilbert King discusses his new book,
Beneath a Ruthless Sun, with Senior Judge
Emerson R. Thompson
Monday, May 14 11:30 am
Join us at the Sorosis Club
501 E. Livingston St, Orlando
*Extra parking in lot behind establishment
Pulitzer prize winning author, Gilbert King, discusses his new book Beneath a Ruthless Sun which focuses on an infamous case involving the racist Lake County Sheriff Willis McCall. Senior Judge Emerson R. Thompson Jr. will lead the discussion. And a big thank you to the First Amendment Foundation for arranging to have Gilbert King speak at Hot Topics.
“Compelling, insightful and important, Beneath a Ruthless Sun exposes the corruption of racial bigotry and animus that shadows a community, a state and a nation. A fascinating examination of an injustice story all too familiar and still largely ignored, an engaging and essential read.” –Bryan Stevenson, author of Just Mercy