It is co-presented with the UCLA Department of History and the UCLA Interdepartmental Program in Afro-American Studies.
Tuesday, May 2, 7:30 p.m.
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The screening and discussion is followed by a reception with the artists in the Hammer's courtyard, featuring the a live DJ set by the film's composer Marc Anthony Thompson (aka Chocolate Genius). For more information and the Livestream, go to the program page.
Wednesday, May 3, 7:30 p.m.
Civil rights attorney Connie Rice, police officer Anwar Sanders, and UCLA law professors Devon Carbado and Beth Colgan discuss the efficacy of consent decrees and other police reform policies including bias training, body cameras, and community policing. For more information and the Livestream, go to the program page.
Screening of Do Not Resist
Thursday, May 4, 7:30 p.m.
Beginning on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, as the community grapples with the death of Michael Brown, Do Not Resist offers a shocking look at the militarization of police forces in America. Followed by a discussion with Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors. For more information and the Livestream, go to the program page.