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Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 1:45pm

Pablo Policzer and Josh Goldstein were Conversational Leaders for the Marda Loop Justice Film Festival justREEL Film Series "In Dialogue" that took place at the River Park Auditorium, March 13, 2018.  This film was about the Philosopher Sira Abenoza believes that most conflicts in society are due to a lack of dialogue. After putting her Socratic dialogue method into practice in Spain and Central America she travels to Northern Ireland to sit at a table with former members and sympathizers of the IRA, former members and sympathizers of Unionist paramilitary groups, a former British soldier and a former policeman. Togethe r they set out on an exercise in dialogue which, in the words of participants: "is a path towards the unknown," and: "the only way to build peace". In Dialogue will inspire and inform all those committed to creating a path of truth and reconciliation.