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The Liberation Series: Miners Shot Down

Saturday, October 11, 2014, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Free

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The Liberation Series

Miners Shot Down

Rehad Desai | South Africa | 2014 | 85 minutes

In August 2012, police used live ammunition to brutally suppress a strike by South African mineworkers, killing 34 and injuring many more. What emerged is collusion at the top spiraling violence, and the country’s first postcolonial massacre.

 

Venue:

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

515 Malcolm X Boulevard
New York, NY United States