Latest Past Events

Westar Conference 2024 – Confronting Christian Nationalism

Little America Hotel 500 South Main Street, Salt Lake City

Keynote Speakers John Dominic Crossan and Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis featured at Westar Institute’s Transformative Event! May 23-25, 2024 SALT LAKE CITY — The Westar Institute is proud to announce its upcoming event, “Confronting Christian Nationalism,” taking place from Thursday, May 23, 2024, to Saturday, May 25, 2024, at the prestigious Little America Hotel in

Freedom Shul of the Poor Passover Seder

Join us for a special Freedom Shul of the Poor Passover Seder. On April 21 from 6-8PM ET we will gather to share stories about the fight against empire - from Palestine to the United States - and celebrate the ever-present possibility of transformative change for poor and dispossessed people. Freedom Shul of the Poor

24-Hour Prayer Vigil for a Just New York State Budget

As we come to the end of March, our legislators and governor are deep in negotiations over the state budget. We expect the budget will NOT be completed by the April 1 deadline and negotiations will continue into next week. New Yorkers need and deserve a moral budget that makes sure the super-rich pay their