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Date(s) - 06/12/18
7:15 pm - 9:30 pm

The Plaza Media Arts Center of Patchogue

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URL for more information: https://gershon.bsd.net/page/s/film-screening.

“Birthright: A War Story” (Dir: Civia Tamarkin)
Film Screening and Discussion On the Attack on Women’s Healthcare and the Fight to Protect a Women’s Right to Choose

Perry Gershon is hosting a free screening of the critically acclaimed documentary film “Birthright: A War Story” (BAWS)
The film, directed by long time activist and journalist Civia Tamarkin, documents in riveting detail the war against women’s bodily autonomy and the rapidly escalating assault on reproductive healthcare rights in the U.S. BAWS reveals the human rights crises that is happening in front of us every day. This important film is sparking a national movement that is empowering people to rise up against this aggressive campaign against women. Please join Perry Gershon and community members from NY-01 for this very powerful one night event.

This film has partnered with leading women’s rights organization throughout the U.S, including;

American Civil Liberties Union
American Medical Women’s Association
Birth Rights Bar Association
Catholics For Choice
Center for Reproductive Rights
NARAL Pro-Choice America
National Advocates for Pregnant Women
National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health
National Partnership for Women and Families
National Women’s Law Center
Physicians For Reproductive Health
Planned Parenthood
National Council ofJewish Women
National Institute for Reproductive Health