HAVE YOU HEARD FROM JOHANNESBURG is a weekly film series followed by panels relevant to each episode.
Part 1: ROAD TO RESISTANCE: WEDNESDAY, SEPT 22, 7pm.
As the U.N. adopts the Declaration of Human Rights, South Africa heads in
the opposite direction and implements apartheid. A mass movement is
born, and then crushed, and Nelson Mandela is jailed for life.
The panelists for this screening were:
Iftekhar Hussain: the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of the Council on American-Islamic Relations of Pennsylvania. http://pa.cair.com/
Peter Pedemonti: the co-Director of the New Sanctuary Movement of Philadelphia. http://www.sanctuaryphiladelphia.org/
Kate Zaidan: a member of the Philly BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) Coalition and organizes with SUSTAIN-Philly (Stop US Tax Aid to Israel Now!). http://www.phillybds.org/