13th: Film Screening and Discussion

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The 13th Amendment to the Constitution outlawed slavery. However, Ava DuVernay, the director of Selma, argues that slavery is being perpetuated through mass incarceration of African Americans in the documentary, 13th.

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Join members of Main Line Unitarian Church, St. David’s Episcopal Church, Central Baptist Church, and Beth Chaim Reform Congregation in watching this extraordinary documentary of racial inequality and the American prison system on Thursday, November 10, 6:30 p.m. at Beth Chaim Reform Congregation: 389 Conestoga Road in Malvern. Refreshments to follow.

Hear the observations and ask questions of three guest panelists:

  • Anita Friday, a member of the Anti-Racism Commission of the Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania
  • Rev. Frank Allen, Rector of St. David’s Episcopal
  • Rabbi Michelle Pearlman, Rabbi of Beth Chaim