Screening and panel discussion of “Rights on the Line: Vigilantes at the Border” at New York Universityâ€™s King Juan Carlos Center, next Tuesday, October 25th at 7:15pm. The video was produced by the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) and WITNESS and co produced by the ACLU. “Rights on the Line” exposes vigilante violence and controversy over groups like the â€œMinuteman Projectâ€? as the latest manifestation of a long and painful history for border communities.
The screening is part of special 2-day symposium on immigrant issues taking place at NYU. Panelists will include Tamaryn Nelson, Program Coordinator for Latin America and the Caribbean at WITNESS, Felecia Bartow, a member of the video team from AFSC, Will Coley, a member AFSC’s Immigrant Rights Program and will be moderated by Larry Siems of PEN.
Watch a short excerpt of â€œRights on the Lineâ€? and to ACT NOW to stand up to militia groups, letting them know they are not welcome in any community.
Tuesday, October 25 at 7:15 p.m.
King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center at New York University
53 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012
Seating is limited, so please arrive on time.
[a former member]
2005-10-21 08:17:44 UTC
Jun 24 2006
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