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Title: Vice Films in Liberia
START DATE: Wednesday August 29
TIME: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location Details:
Humanist Hall
390 27th Street
uptown Oakland, between Telegraph and Broadway
http://www.HumanistHall.org
Event Type: Screening
Contact NameFlorence
Email AddressHumanistHall [at] Yahoo.com
Phone Number510-681-8699
Address


Film evenings begin with potluck refreshments & social hour at 6:30 pm,
followed by the film at 7:30 pm, followed by a discussion after the film.

Vice Films in Liberia
by Vice Films

THE CANNIBAL WARLORDS OF LIBERIA

Vice Films travels to West Africa to rummage through the messy remains of a country ravaged by 14 years of civil war. Despite the United Nation’s eventual intervention, most of Liberia’s young people continue to live in abject poverty surrounded by filth, drug addiction, and teenage prostitution. Child soldiers who were forced into cannibalistic warfare are now orphaned without direction and the warlords are now in supposed community leadership roles. Militias are also still laying low but are waiting for the right opportunity to make an attempt on their corrupt government.

Wheelchair accessible around the corner at 411 28th Street

$5 donations are accepted





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