Campus News 2007

For Immediate Release
March 12, 2007

Schreiner University Presents Speak Truth to Power Lecture Series

“In Debt We Trust”

Dr. Tom Wells, professor of exercise science at Schreiner University, will present “In Debt We Trust” as part of the University’s Speak Truth to Power series, at 7 p.m., Wed., March 21, in room 106, of the Moody Science Building on the Schreiner campus.

“In Debt We Trust” is a film about the credit card industry and the mounting and pervasive personal debt in America from Emmy award-winning director Danny Schechter. Schechter also directed “WMD: Weapons of Mass Deception” about the news media and the Iraq War.

Wells said the film is “eye-opening,” adding, “It’s a rare bird out there who is not in debt.”

The screening is free and open to the public.

For more information about the Speak Truth to Power presentation, contact Wells at 830-792-7429 or More information about the film itself can be found at

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