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January 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

SYMBOLS OF RESISTANCE – a Tribute to the Martyrs of the Chican@ Movement

Friday January 26, 2018 at 7pm

EastSide Cultural Center
2277 International Blvd. Oakland

FREE EVENT  •  delicious refreshments  •  accessible venue  •  community discussion

Symbols of Resistance illuminates the untold stories of the Chican@ Movement with a focus on events in Colorado and New Mexico. The film engages student activism; the effect of police repression and how issues of identity, land and community still resonate in the Chican@ struggles of today. Through interviews with those who shaped the movement and rare historical footage, “Symbols of Resistances” offers a window into a dynamic moment in history and movement building.

Final Fridays Films of Solidarity and Resistance, is a free community event produced by EastSide Arts Alliance (ESAA), that screens on the last Friday of every month. ESAA is dedicated to uniting art with activism to work for community empowerment and cultural development, and to build bridges between the Third World communities that reside in Oakland, CA.

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Date:
January 26
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Organizers

Freedom Archives
Eastside Arts Alliance

Venue

Eastside Arts Alliance
2277 International Blvd
Oakland, CA 94606 United States
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Website:
https://www.eastsideartsalliance.org/