Department of Anthropology

Resistance Is Not Futile Film Series

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Fri, April 7, 2006 | Texas Union Theatre

7:00 PM

Resistance Is Not Futile Film Seriesby Harvey Street GardensPhone: 1-866-841-9139 ext.2734 Harvey Street Garden is under attack! This community garden, in operation for over thirty years, is now threatened with emminent development, as ownership has changed hands. In response, garden coordinators are putting a call out to the greater austin community to support the struggle to keep this garden alive.Resistance Is Not Futile Film Series in the Texas Union Theatre (on UT campus) to support the preservation of Harvey Street Garden.FILMS INCLUDE:Berkeley In The Sixties ˆ FRIDAY MARCH 31st at 7:00 PMBreaking The Silence and San Francisco State on Strike ˆ MONDAY APRIL 3rd at 7:00 PMRebels With a Cause ˆ FRIDAY APRIL 7th at 7:00 PMresistanceisnotfutilefilmseries (at) yahoo.comOur first event to benifit the garden's defense will be the Resistance Is Not Futile Film Series, held on Friday March 31st, Monday April 3rd, and Friday April 7th. The film series showcases four films in three nights on the theme of grassroots anti-war resistance in America. Tying in the interconnected issues of race, gender, environment, and global politics, the series rediscovers how previous generations actively resisted the institutionalized power and domination inherent in western-style capitalism. Bring your own popcorn and drinks, and help prepare for the next revolution! (For more information about the history of Harvey Street Garden and the struggle to prevent its development see upcoming article in Austin Chronicle coming out Thursday.)

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