The “Who is Jim Crow?” Film Series
“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.” MLK, Jr.
Monday, October 28, 2013, 7 PM to 9 PM
New Progressive Baptist Church, 8 Hone Street, Kingston, New York
Free – Light Refreshments
Showing: The New Jim Crow, with Michelle Alexander
A talk delivered at the Abyssinian Baptist Church, NYC in 2012. Alexander’s Book, The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, spearheaded a nationwide movement to end mass incarceration and the racial caste system it has created.
Discussion: Led by Odell Winfield, founder of the End the New Jim Crow Action Network (ENJAN) and Pastor G. Modele Clarke (New Progressive Baptist Church)
New Progressive Baptist Church
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Catskills – Social Justice Committee
Woodstock Jewish Congregation – Task Force to End the New Jim Crow
Citizen Action NY – Hudson Valley
Sadie Peterson Delaney African Roots Library (Family Services, Poughkeepsie)
For more information, call Odell Winfield (914-388-3092)
Recommended audience: High School, Adult