Time: February 27, 2013 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: Th KiMo Theatre
Street: 423 Central Ave NW
City/Town: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Website or Map: http://www.newmexicopbs.org/n…
Event Type: free, public, film, screening, &, discussion
Organized By: Jessi Lee Mraz
Latest Activity: Feb 4, 2013
“The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights” by Bonnie Boswell
Whitney M. Young, Jr. was one of the most celebrated and controversial leaders of the civil rights era. As executive director of the National Urban League, he took the struggle for equality directly to the powerful white elite, gaining allies in business and government, including three presidents.
The Screening will be followed by an interactive discussion.
This program is a special presentation of Independent Lens: