Father Gregory Boyle to speak

Mitchell Hamline School of Law and the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office will host a community conversation with Father Gregory Boyle Tuesday, Sept. 4, at 7 p.m. in the law school’s auditorium, 875 Summit Ave. Boyle will share ideas from his new book “Barking to the Choir: The Power of Radical Kinship.” The event is free and open to the public.

Light refreshments will be served. Founder of the Los Angelesbased organization Homeboy Industries, Boyle is the subject of Freida Lee Mock’s 2012 Academy Award winning documentary, “GDog.” He also received the California Peace Prize and was named a 2014 White House Champion of Change. Homeboy Industries helps men and women who were formerly involved with gangs or incarcerated with job training, counseling and support.

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