Aug
19
Sat
Ministry Center Closed
Aug 19 all-day
Aug
20
Sun
Worship
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Worship – Rev. Lambert Leading
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Race and Ethnicity Film Series: “Harvest of Empire: The Untold Story of Latinos in America” @ ASEAN Auditorium at Tufts Fletcher School Cabot Center
Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

This Film is Free – but ticket/registration is required. www.sanctuaryucc.org/harvestofempire

About Harvest of Empire: The Untold Story of Latinos in America: At a time of heated and divisive debate over immigration, Onyx Films is proud to present Harvest of Empire, a feature-length documentary that reveals the direct connection between the long history of U.S. intervention in Latin America and the immigration crisis we face today.

Based on the groundbreaking book by award-winning journalist and Democracy Now! Co-host Juan González, Harvest of Empire takes an unflinching look at the role that U.S. economic and military interests played in triggering an unprecedented wave of migration that is transforming our nation’s cultural and economic landscape…

As Juan González says at the beginning of the film “They never teach us in school that the huge Latino presence here is a direct result of our own government’s actions in Mexico, the Caribbean and Central America over many decades — actions that forced millions from that region to leave their homeland and journey north.”

To see a Film Trailer: vimeo.com/59192547

This screening and discussion is being presented by the www.MedfordFilm.org Collaborative in conjunction with the www.MedfordConversations.org Project, the www.LakotaYouthStay.org Program and www.CommunityRelations.Tufts.edu as part of a four film series on Race and Ethnicity in Medford and Beyond. Each film will be followed by a facilitated discussion.

This film series has been made possible with the generous support of the Medford Arts Council. The screening of Neither Wolf Nor Dog is also supported by Arts Alive Medford Foundation which allows for all of the proceeds from the tickets and donations for this film to go directly to the Lakota youth participating in the Lakota YouthStay Program.

For information about all of the films in the series: www.MedfordFilm.org.

This Film is Free – but ticket/registration is required. www.sanctuaryucc.org/harvestofempire

Aug
21
Mon
Ministry Center Closed
Aug 21 all-day
Aug
22
Tue
Sanctuary Office and Gallery Open
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Medford Conversations location to be determined
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Rev. Lambert’s Open Office Hours
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm