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Delano Manongs Documentary Screening

July 17, 2014 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

| $10
Larry Itliong

Support CAAAV and BAYAN USA by joining us for New York City’s documentary premiere of Delano Manongs!

DIrected by Marissa Aroy, Delano Manongs highlights the story of organizer Larry Itliong and the manongs, Filipino farmworkers who initiated the famous 1965 Delano Grape Boycott and Strike. The manongs fought alongside Chicano farmworkers and organizer Cesar Chavez for the formation of the United Farm Workers union. There will be a panel of Filipino and labor organizers after the screening to open a discussion on how manongs’ legacy has influenced social movements today.

6:30 PM Reception begins, with food and drinks for sale
7:30 PM Documentary screening
8:00 PM Panel and Q&A on contemporary labor struggles

Purchase tickets online here for $10 or at the door for $15. Please bring photo ID for admittance into the building.

Also, be sure to RSVP for the Facebook event.

All proceeds will contribute to CAAAV and BAYAN USA’s continuing struggles for justice.

** CAAAV Organizing Asian Communities is a grassroots, pan-Asian community organization that organizes low-income Asian communities in NYC for social, economic, and gender justice.

** BAYAN USA is an alliance of 18 progressive Filipino organizations in the U.S. and serves as a resource and center for educating, organizing, and mobilizing anti-imperialist and progressive Filipinos.

Details

Date:
July 17, 2014
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$10
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Website:
http://delanomanongs.bpt.me/

Organizer

CAAAV Organizing Asian Communities
Phone:
2124736485
Website:
http://caaav.org/

Venue

The Murphy Institute for Worker Education and Labor Studies, CUNY
25 W 43rd St, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10036 United States
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Website:
http://sps.cuny.edu/institutes/jsmi
UA-41323605-1
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