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Wednesday, May 28, 2008
PAST: FILM: Social Justice Movie Night FRI, May 30th, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Social Justice Movie Night: Experiences of Immigrant Workers Friday, May 30th from 6:0opm - 9:00pm
St. Stephen's Church, Auditorium
Corner of 16th & Newton at 1525 Newton St, NW Suggested donation of $10, no one turned away.
Proceeds will go to the Indian Workers Congress (IWC) and the Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador (CISPES)What: This event will look at how U.S. employers take advantage of immigrant communities in different ways, but for the same goal of lower wages and higher profits. We will watch a few short videos, one from the Salvadoran movement and one from the Indian Workers' Congress, about why people come to the U.S. for work, and what they face when they arrive. We will also hear from folks who are working for justice in each community.