Online Discussion of “Whose Streets?”

PRESENTED BY: Online Event
7:00 PM, Wednesday, July 8, 2020 PST
Location: Online Event - Pacific Standard Time (click for map)

Told by the activists and leaders who live and breathe this movement for justice, “Whose Streets?” is an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising. When unarmed teenager Michael Brown is killed by police and left lying in the street for hours, it marks a breaking point for the residents of St. Louis, Missouri. Grief, long-standing racial tensions and renewed anger bring residents together to hold vigil and protest this latest tragedy. Empowered parents, artists, and teachers from around the country come together as freedom fighters. As the National Guard descends on Ferguson with military grade weaponry, these young community members become the torchbearers of a new resistance.

Watch the film (for 99 cents) on Amazon or Youtube.  Also available on Kanopy via the library.   Email to get the Zoom link for the discussion which will start at 7:00 (Pacific Time) on Wednesday, July 8.

Release Year: 2017

Running Time: 102

Director: Sabaah Folayn, Damon Davis

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