Watertown Race Reels: One Day in March: Rising Against Asian Hate

Organization or Program title:
Watertown Race Reels: One Day in March: Rising Against Asian Hate
Room:
Watertown Savings Bank Meeting Room
Program Description: 
Join Watertown Race Reels for pizza, a screening, and conversation. Ages 10+ welcome! In March 2021, a 21-year-old man murdered eight people, including six women of Asian descent, at three spas in Atlanta, Georgia – a horrific attack in a year of widespread anti-Asian violence. Rising Against Asian Hate: One Day in March pays tribute to the lives lost, examines the rise of anti-Asian racism, and documents a growing movement to fight back and stop the hate. Watertown Race Reels is a project of Watertown Community for Black Lives, a working group of Watertown Citizens for Peace, Justice, and the Environment.
Public Contact Information: 
Ephiteo Evans
Date: 
Thursday, March 14, 2024 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Event Description: 

Join Watertown Race Reels for pizza, a screening, and conversation. Ages 10+ welcome!  

 

In March 2021, a 21-year-old man murdered eight people, including six women of Asian descent, at three spas in Atlanta, Georgia – a horrific attack in a year of widespread anti-Asian violence. Rising Against Asian Hate: One Day in March pays tribute to the lives lost, examines the rise of anti-Asian racism, and documents a growing movement to fight back and stop the hate. 

 

Watertown Race Reels is a project of Watertown Community for Black Lives, a working group of Watertown Citizens for Peace, Justice, and the Environment.  


This event is a part of One Book, One Watertown.

Calendar category: 
Adults
Location: 
Watertown Savings Bank Meeting Room