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East LA Walkouts Showing and Dialogue

7:00pm - 9:30pm EDT October 12

Location: Dunning Memorial Chapel, Basement Lobby

Join the History Club and DI Office to watch and discuss HBO’s 2006 film “Walkout” - a story of protest against racial, ethnic, and educational discrimination.

54 years ago, over 15,000 high school students across East Los Angeles walked out of their classrooms in protest of racial, ethnic, and education discrimination that targeted the Latino/a/e/x and Hispanic Community. Join the History Club and DI Office to watch and discuss HBO’s 2006 film “Walkout” that depicts this powerful moment in U.S. history.

Free and open to the campus community