Fall 2017 Madison Free Skool Series on Non-Violent Struggle and Direct Action!

Tue. Nov 21st 6:30 pm  Wil-Mar Center (953 Jenifer St.)  Screening of Un Poquito de Tanta Verdad/A Little Bit of So Much Truth – the 2007 documentary about the popular uprising in Oaxaca. When a broad-based, non-violent, popular uprising exploded in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, some compared it to the Paris Commune, while others called it the first Latin American revolution of the 21st century. But it was the people’s use of the media that truly made history in Oaxaca. A Little Bit of So Much Truth captures the unprecedented media phenomenon that emerged when tens of thousands of school teachers, housewives, indigenous communities, health workers, farmers, and students took over fourteen radio stations and one TV station into their own hands, using them to organize, mobilize, and ultimately defend their grassroots struggle for justice. Part of the Fall 2017 Madison Free Skool series on Nonviolent Struggle and Direct Action. Info? #608-438-9536 or visit: www.madinfoshop.wordpress.com

Tues. Dec. 5th  6:30 pm Wilmar Center (953 Jenifer St.) Screening of the 2014 documentary, American Revolutionary – The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs. Boggs passed away in 2015 at age 100, and for decades was an admired Detroit activist whose vision of revolution will surprise you. A writer, activist, and philosopher, she devoted her life to modern-day revolution that encompasses the contradictions of America’s past and future. Part of the Fall 2017 Madison Free Skool series on Nonviolent Struggle and Direct Action. Info? #608-438-9536 or visit: www.madinfoshop.wordpress.com

 

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