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April 22, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Emmanuel Grace Baptist Church, 3301 Kecoughtan Road, Hampton, and other locations to be determined
Hampton, VA 23669
Free, registration required
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Unity Commission hosts screening of Epix series "America Divided"

Saturday, April 22, 2017

The Citizens’ Unity Commission is launching a series of screenings that are designed to encourage conversations about conflicts that separate us, the values that unite us, and our triumphs over adversity, no matter our race or class. “America Divided” consists of several episodes that premiered on Epix in September, 2016 and cut to the heart of the inequality crisis, exploring life-and-death struggles around the economic, social, and political divide. In a country that is often divided, the “America Divided” series will remind us that our stories unite us. Screenings are Saturday, April 22; Saturday, May 6; Saturday, May 20; and Saturday, June 10. Register today and join the conversation!

Screening #1: “The System, Something in the Water, And A House Divided”
Features Hip-hop artist Common, actress Rosario Dawson, TV producer Norman Lear
Saturday, April 22nd @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 Emmanuel Grace Baptist Church
3301 Kecoughtan Road

Screening #2: “A House Divided, Something in the Water, and The Class Divide
Features Producer Norman Lear, Rosario Dawson, actor Jesse Williams and actress America Ferrera
Saturday, May 6th @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Emmanuel Grace Baptist Church

Screening #3:  “Out of Reach, The Epidemic, and Democracy For Sale”
Features America Ferrera, actor Peter Sarsgaard, and actor and comedian Zach Galifianakis
Saturday, May 20th @ 9:00 AM – 11 AM
Location: TBD

Screening #4:  Democracy For Sale and Home Economics
Features Zach Galifianakis and actress Amy Poehler
Saturday, June 10th @ 9:00 AM – 11 AM
Location: TBD

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