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The 50th Anniversary of “Hunger In America” 1968 CBS Documentary Screening

June 22 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 pm

Free

Join The People’s Nite Market for the Screening of:“Hunger In America” a 1968 CBS documentary, winner of the Peabody Award, filmed 50 years ago during the Worlds Fair. Spotlighting Hunger and Poverty in San Antonio.

We will have a discussion at the end of the screening with community Food Activists to talk about where we are 50 years later.

Panelists:
Rosie Castro-is known as a political and civil rights activist, an educator, a mentor and community servant.

Diego Bernal- Texas State Representative, who changed the law that public schools could donate leftover food to non-profits, instead they are allowed to keep to send students home with food if they are lacking food in their households.

Nora Gonzalez-Metro Health Community Health Worker, producer of the Highland Park Farmers Market

Cecille Parrish-Urban Farmer, Farm Manager/Educator Monterrey Park Idea Charter School Urban Farm

Rebel Mariposa- owner of La Botanica Vegan Mexican/ Tex-Mex Cantina

Karla Aguilar- American Indians of Texas

Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
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Organizer

People’s Nite Market

Venue

Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center
1301 Guadalupe St.
San Antonio, TX 78207 United States
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Phone:
(210) 271-3151
Website:
http://www.guadalupeculturalarts.org/