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Friday, May 3, 2019

Reel Work Labor Film: Power To Heal

Film

Doors Open: 7:00 PM
Program Starts: 7:00 PM
End Time: 9:30 PM


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Sponsor: Reel Work Labor Film Festival
Place: London Nelson Community Center Auditorium
301 Center St, Santa Cruz 95060
Accessibility: Wheelchair, Restrooms

Description:
POWER TO HEAL: Medicare and the Civil Rights Revolution
How a new national program, Medicare, was used to mount a dramatic, coordinated effort in 1965 that desegregated thousands of hospitals across the country in a matter of months.

SHORT FILMS ON LOCAL HEALTHCARE ORGANIZING

Speaker: John Laird, former CA Secrretary of Natural Resources

Event Host: Medicare For All–Santa Cruz County

Contact Information:
Contact: Jeffrey Smedberg
Phone: 831-469-9467
Email: jeffrey@reelwork.org
Link: reelwork.org
Admission: Optional/Requested
Cost: Voluntary contribution at the door
Use of funds: Cover Event Costs