Dwayne D. Royster
Friday: 10/13/17 5:00 pm - 10/13/17 7:00 pm
Bishop Dwayne D. Royster is the Political Director of PICO (People Improving Communities through Organizing) National Network. PICO is the nation’s largest faith-based organizing movement committed to racial and economic justice with 40+ federations in 22 States and 5 Countries. Bishop Royster was previously the Executive Director of POWER (Philadelphians Organized to Witness, Empower, and Rebuild) the PICO federation in Philadelphia, PA. Bishop Royster is also an Ordained Minister in the United Church of Christ as well as Higher Ground Christian Fellowship International.
Bishop Royster is a voice for justice for and with those most marginalized in our society. He partners with those that have been oppressed as a result of their race, nationality, socio-economic level, gender, and faith. He not only stands with those marginalized but works to end systemic oppression and racism through the transformation of public policy and laws that govern this nation.
As the host of Urban Insights, Bishop Royster will bring national, state and local newsmakers in faith, politics, and business into a dialogue with residents of the Delaware Valley. Weekly He will have special guests that will share human interest stories with the listeners. With an emphasis on justice and social progress, Urban Insights will be a program that will inform, uplift and empower the listener.