• January 13
  • Monterey Peace and Justice Center, Seaside
  • January 13, 2018
  • Category: Community

Event Details

  • January 13, 2018
  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Venue

Event Description

The Children’s March tells the story of how the young people of Birmingham, Alabama, braved arrest, fire hoses and police dogs in 1963 in the battle to end segregation. This 2004 Academy Award winning documentary is a reminder of the power of young people to be catalysts for positive social change. Directed by Robert Houston, The Children’s March won an Academy Award in 2004 for Documentary Short Subject. The film was co-produced by the Southern Poverty Law Center and HBO. Runtime: 42 minutes. The discussion will be facilitated that Fred Jealous (Whites for Racial Equity) and local activist, Steven Goings. Sponsored by: Monterey Peace and Justice Center (MPJC) and Whites for Racial Equity (WRE).

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