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SJI 2017 Documentary Film Series: The Fierce Urgency of Now

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Pop Up Just Art gallery

1344 South Halsted Street

Chicago, IL 60607

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ALL FILMS begin at 6:00pm at the Pop-up Just Art Gallery, 1344 S. Halsted

The Fierce Urgency of Now: Our Planet, Ourselves is the 3rd annual Social Justice Initiative documentary film series. Each film focuses on one of four areas: climate justice, health, environmental racism and land rights. This eye-opening series explores the local and global changes in our food, water, land, and natural resources and how these changes impact our communities and our planet. Limited seating, TICKET REQUIRED

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Flint Water Crisis 2017 | POSTPONED

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A Dream From Standing Rock | October 12

This film chronicles the police violence against water protectors at Standing Rock and captures the story of the Native-led fight to protect the land.

Arc of Justice | October 31

Arc of Justice traces the remarkable struggle for racial justice and economic empowerment among African Americans in southwest Georgia.


Special thanks to our Cosponsors: The UIC Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy - Enviornmental and Occupational Health Sciences, UIC School of Public Health and Native American Support Center

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Chicago, IL 60607

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