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Amistad

The Centers of Light will host its monthly Conscious Movie event in November, showing Amistad. Amistad is a true story that takes place in 1839, and is about a Spanish slave ship of that name that captures Africans and brings them to Cuba. On the way from Cuba to the US the chained Africans hold a [...]
Rendition

Rendition

The Centers of Light hosted its monthly Conscious Movie event in August, showing Rendition. This movie examines the practice of “renditioning” – moving terror suspects to overseas prisons for detention and interrogation – and how the practice can be misused and abused by those who have the [...]
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