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The John and Margaret Dalton PathNorth Series on Civility

  • Washington, DC 20005 (map)

We hope you will join us on Monday, June 4 for the next iteration of The John and Margaret Dalton PathNorth Series on Civility.  

Our featured guests will be David Brooks, celebrated New York Times Op-Ed columnist and writer, joined by Mack McCarter, founder and coordinator of Community Renewal International. 

Together, they will discuss the necessity of citywide civility and how unleashing the power of caring for one another intentionally, systematically and comprehensively can bring individual and societal transformation. 

We are currently at capacity for this event. Please contact Gloria at to be added to the wait-list.

Featured Speakers


David Brooks
The New York Times

David Brooks became an Op-Ed columnist for The New York Times in September 2003. His column appears every Tuesday and Friday. He is currently a commentator on "PBS NewsHour," NPR's "All Things Considered" and NBC's "Meet the Press."

He is the author of "Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There" and "On Paradise Drive: How We Live Now (And Always Have) in the Future Tense." In March 2011 he came out with his third book, "The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement," which was a No. 1 New York Times best seller.

Mr. Brooks also teaches at Yale University, and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.


Mack McCarter
Community Renewal International

Mack McCarter is founder and coordinator of Community Renewal International. A native of Shreveport, La., Mack holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in religion from Texas Christian University and a Master of Divinity Degree from Brite Divinity School.

He served as a pastor for 18 years in Texas before returning to Shreveport in 1991 to begin implementing his vision for community renewal. CRI was formally organized in 1994 and under Mack’s leadership has grown into an organization which has received national and international recognition for its life-changing impact.