On Wednesday, November 11, M.A. in Human Rights Program Director William Saunders, J.D. hosted a webinar featuring Dr. John Keown, Rose F. Kennedy Professor of Christian Ethics at Georgetown University and Advisory Board Member for the IHE’s M.A. in Human Rights.  Dr. Keown led a lively lecture on the ethics of nuclear deterrence from a natural law perspective with particular reference to the views of Pope Francis, the first Popeto oppose not only the use but also the possession of nuclear weapons. 

We were honored to host this important conversation with Dr. Keown.  An internationally distinguished expert on Biomedical Ethics, Dr. Keown is most known for his contributions to the fight for human rights as a global authority on euthanasia. 

Watch the video here.