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Free showing of the film 14: Dred Scott, Wong Kim Ark and Vanessa Lopez
August 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Aug 18 2-4 PM. Yachats Presbyterian Church. There will be a free showing of the film 14: Dred Scott, Wong Kim Ark and Vanessa Lopez at the Yachats Presbyterian Church, 360 7th St. This film examines the important question of who has a right to be an American citizen under 14th Amendment, which grants citizenship to all persons born or naturalized in the United States. It tells the story of three brave Americans people who fought to defend that right in the face of slavery, the Chinese Exclusion movement, and anti-immigrant laws. The film will be followed by a discussion. For additional information, please visit www.lcpeoplepower.org.