34030Does it Take a Zealot to Change the World?
- Jan 27, 2014Join us at the Silver Lake library for two Discussion programs and a Concert - in which we consider the question: Does it Take a Zealot to Change the world?
tomorrow night, Tuesday, January 28 at 6:30
The Abolitionists: an historical overview
An informal discussion that will look at the efforts made by the Abolitionists of the 1800 in their mission to abolish slavery. Selected clips from the film The Abolitionists will highlight the plight of these activists as they faced a seemingly unchangeable and entrenched socio-economic structure.
Tuesday, February 4 at 6:30
The Abolitionists: modern day lessons
Join us for an informal discussion of the parallels between the Abolitionist movement of the 1800s, the Civil rights movement of the 1960s, and modern day social justice movements for immigration reform, LGBT issues and more.
Discussion leaders are Ursula Aldana, Adjunct Professor at Loyola Marymount and UCLA Civil Rights Project, and Pastor David K. Farley, Echo Park United Methodist Church and CLUE Giant of Justice recipient.
Also - Join us for a CONCERT on Saturday Feb. 1 at 4:30
Protest songs from the 1800s and a Dramatic Reading of the Emancipation Proclamation - with the Voices of a New Tomorrow Choir
Silver Lake Library
2411 Glendale Blvd
(at the corner of Silver Lake and Glendale Blvd)
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