FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (10/28/13)
WNYMuslims Presents ‘Created Equal’ Film Screening and Discussion Series
WNYMuslims is pleased to announce it will be hosting a film screening and discussion series titled ‘Created Equal,’ the first film being screened is Freedom Riders, Monday, October 28th at 5:00 PM at the University at Buffalo North Campus Student Union Theatre. This screening is being presented in partnership with the University at Buffalo’s Black Student Union.
This program has been made possible through the award of a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle, is an initiative that uses the power of documentary films to encourage community discussion of America’s civil rights history and its relevancy in today’s society.
WNYMuslims is a community based organization that serves Western New York by creating awareness, encouraging diversity, and providing service. Our mission is to empower Muslims and non-Muslims to voice, connect, and contribute by utilizing creative media.
More information on the Created Equal series, and dates and locations for all program events will be posted on the events page at WNYMuslims.org.