Benedictine College is hosting author and media personality Gloria Purvis for a special presentation, Racism is a Pro-Life Issue, on Wednesday, October 6, at 7:00 p.m. in O’Malley-McAllister Auditorium. Per her request, participants will be required to wear masks for the event. The event will be streamed on the Benedictine Facebook page for those who are unable to wear a mask. Gloria Purvis is an author, commentator and the host of The Gloria Purvis Podcast. Through her media presence, she has been a strong Catholic voice for life issues, religious liberty, and racial justice. She has appeared in various media outlets including The New York Times, The Washington Post, PBS Newshour, EWTN News Nightly, and Catholic Answers Live and hosted Morning Glory, an international radio show. This presentation is sponsored by the Black Student Union, Atchison United, Knights of Peter Claver, and the Gregorian Fellows.