William J. Barber II, MDiv, DMin, is an American minister, author, and speaker. His social activism has included leading Moral Mondays protests, founding Repairers of the Breach, cofounding the Poor People’s Campaign, serving as a member of the national board of the NAACP, and serving as president of the North Carolina chapter of the NAACP.
The Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II spoke on “Poverty, Health and Social Justice” Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. The joint Terry Sanford Distinguished Lecture and Boyarsky Lecture in Law, Medicine and Ethics coincided with the United Nations World Day of Social Justice.