Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Hogarth Center Film Series

The Connie Hogarth Center for Social Action will be hosting three film screenings in the Castle at  Manhattanville College in Purchase,NY  starting February 26th at 7 pm.  (Everyone welcome!!  Free.refreshments.)  (see flyer, below)

Wed, Feb 26th  7pm:   LETTER TO THE PRESIDENT.

Feature documentary that showcases the close-knit ties between the Hip Hop Music community and America's social and political policy in the last 30 years.

Wed,  March 5th 7pm:  PETE SEEGER: THE POWER OF SONG 

Interviews, archival footage and home movies used to illustrate a social history of folk artist and activist Pete Seeger.     (IN MEMORY OF PETE, WHO DIED THIS JANUARY.  HE WAS A FOUNDING MEMBER OF THE CONNIE HOGARTH CENTER FOR SOCIAL ACTION) 

Wed, March 19th 7pm:  GASLAND #2.

The definitive documentary on HYDROFRACKING ('FRACKING); Documentary presents the gas industry's myth of natural gas as clean and safe; presents fracking wells as leaking over time, contaminating
water, air and endangering the earth's climate with the potent greenhouse gas, methane.

For info, call the Center: 914 323 7156.

Monday, February 17, 2014

Wed, Feb 19 >> One Billion Rising: Stop Violence Against Women Now!

The Connie Hogarth Center for Social Action is sponsoring an event on at the Berman Student Center, Manhattanville Campus, Purchase,NY

We call for a Stop to Violence Against Women!

It will be a wonderful night of spoken word, films, dance, talks and
refreshments---and at 5:30 PM, a candlelight vigil starting at the Castle to kick off our

Cosponsored by Black Student Union and Duchesne Center (for info, call
the Center, 914 323-7156)