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Americans in Struggle Film Series

Thursday Nights at 6 PM

Refreshments starting at 5:30

Films on the Struggle for the Soul of America

Brief Discussions Follow

Community College of Philadelphia

Winnet Student Life Building Room S2-3

17th Street below Spring Garden

 Pedro Albizu Campos, leader of the Puerto Rican independence movement.

Series Schedule

September 8- Organizing in the Great Depression, The Bonus Army, Southern Tenant Organizing Committee, Steelworkers Organizing Committee- Workers winning and losing in great struggles during the 1930s.

September 22- I Am Boricua, Just So you Know- The History of Puerto Rico with Rosy Perez, as part of Hispanic Heritage Month.

October 6- 41st and Central, the Untold Story of the LA Black Panthers- The growth and repression of the Black Panther Party in California and America.

October 20- The Koch Brothers Exposed-How the billionaire brothers are trying to buy elections and fight progressive change in America

November 3- Fruitvale Station- Excellent Hollywood film on the real life story of a police killing of a black man- Black Lives Matter!

Sponsored by the Philadelphia Unemployment Project, Philadelphia AFL-CIO, SAG-AFTRA, APM, PhilaPOSH, AFSCME DC 47, Neighborhood Networks, Coalition of Labor Union Women. For more information call 215-557-0822.

 

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