Complicity and Lesser Evils: A Tale of Two Lawyers

When a party or regime comes into power who does terrible things, how do conscientious government employees respond? Do they stay at their job, or do they leave? David Luban, university professor of law and philosophy at Georgetown University, will discuss this question by considering the case of two lawyers in Nazi Germany in a lecture entitled, “Complicity and Lesser Evils: A Tale of Two Lawyers.” A reception to follow.

Friday, March 6, 2020
4:00pm

2208 Edwards St. John