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Screening & Discussion of 13th
Sunday March 26
Inner Light Center
5630 Soquel Dr.
Soquel, CA 95073
Film Screening & Panel Discussion of 13th
Added to the calendar on Thursday Mar 9th, 2017 3:34 PM
Directed by Ava DuVernay
Titled after the 13th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States, the film explores the intersection between race, justice, mass incarceration and economics in the U.S.
“Neither slavery nor involuntary except as a punishment for servitude, crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.” XIII Amend. U.S. Const.
The U.S. prison population is >2.3 million men & women, a disproportionate number of whom are African-American.
Sunday, March 26, 2017 @ 6:30 p.m. Inner Light Center, 5630 Soquel Dr., Soquel
(doors open at 6:00 p.m. – admission is free)
Jay Rorty, former Federal Public Defender & former Director of the National ACLU Criminal Law Reform Project
Sadie Reynolds, Adjunct Instructor of Sociology at Cabrillo College
Rev. Deborah Johnson, Pastor Inner Light Ministries
NAACP Santa Cruz County Branch #1071
Reel Works Labor Film Festival