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Black History Month Film "Arresting Power: Resisting Police Abuse"
Date Saturday February 27
Time 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location Details
New Valencia Hall. 747 Polk St., SF
at Ellis, 7 blocks from Civic Center BART, on or near Muni bus lines 38, 31, 47 & 49
Event Type Screening
Organizer/AuthorLuma Nichol
Emailbafsp [at]
Address747 Polk St.
This 2015 documentary covers 50-years of confronting police abuse in Portland, OR, where a history of systemic racism speaks to the urgent need to end police terror now. After the film, strategize on how to build a movement that fights for community control of the police, as well as for jobs, education and an end to bigotry.

A Southern Supper is served at 6:00pm for an $8.50 donation. Door donation $2.00. Sliding Scale and work exchange available. For onsite childcare, call two days in advance.
Added to the calendar on Sunday Jan 31st, 2016 2:26 PM
§Black History Month Film and Discussion
by Luma Sunday Feb 7th, 2016 7:45 PM
New Valencia Hall
747 Polk Street
San Francisco, CA 94109

"Arresting Power: Resisting Police Violence." Discuss the 2015 documentary that covers 50 years of confronting police abuse in Portland, OR and its lessons for establishing community control of the cops in the Bay Area. Saturday, February 27, 7:00pm; Southern Supper served at 6:00pm for $8.50 donation. Door donation $2. Work exchanges and sliding scale available. New Valencia Hall, 747 Polk St. (at Ellis), San Francisco. Wheelchair accessible.On site childcare. For more information contact Bay Area Freedom Socialist Party at 415-864-1278, email bafsp [at]

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