Racial Solidarity Film Night: 13th – A Netflix Documentary

Racial Solidarity Movie Night @ Cathedral’s Weakland Center (831 N. Van Buren)
Friday, January 13th, 2017
6:30 – 9:30 PM
Featuring screening and discussion of:
13th – A Netflix Original Documentary from Ava DuVernay

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay explores the history of racial inequality in the United States, focusing on the fact that the nation’s prisons are disproportionately filled with African-Americans.

Join us in the Center Meeting Room of Weakland Center (831 N. Van Buren) for the movie, popcorn and a post-film discussion about the Catholic Social Teaching themes of solidarity, respect for life, dignity of the human person, and participation in the common good using a discussion guide presented by the Center for Concern – Education for Justice.  Conversation will be facilitated by Anne Haines, Respect Life Director of Urban Ministry for the Archdiocese of Milwaukee.

RSVP to Shelly at shellyroder@stjohncathedral.org or at the Cathedral of St. John’s Facebook page.


Genres: Documentaries Social & Cultural Docs
2016 TV-MA 1h 40m

1 thought on “Racial Solidarity Film Night: 13th – A Netflix Documentary”

  1. Thank you for hosting this provocative, moving documentary and being a place where open, honest discussion is encouraged and moves us forward towards a better understanding of how we can accompany each other on this journey.

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