Directed by Ava DuVernay, 13th is an in-depth look at the prison system in the United States and how it reveals the nation's history of racial inequality. The issues raised in this film are deeply important especially as the national discussion surrounding racial injustice as taken the forefront in our minds yet again over the summer.
Join Frederick County Progressives on Thursday September 24th for a virtual screening of this documentary and to discuss the important issues raised by the film and the Black Lives Matter movement.
This screening will be held online for the health and safety of all participants. Please RSVP below to receive a link to join the event. A reminder will be sent out prior to the screening.
Accessibility: This event requires a computer or smartphone with a stable internet connection. The documentary will be screened with English language open captions. Partial (host only) closed captions will be provided for the discussion portion of the event, though we are working to be able to provide captioning of all participants. Questions and requests relating to accessibility or other issues should be sent to [email protected] prior to the event.
September 24, 2020 at 6:00pm - 8:30pm