Kill The Messenger Screening with Q&A Panel in Harlem
Based on a true story, “Kill the Messenger” is a movie about Gary Webb, a reporter who uncovered the link between Reagan, the CIA, “Freeway” Rick Ross, and cocaine that was aggressively sold across the Country.
The Q&A Panel will include:
Dr. Carl Hart
Author of “High Price”
Drugs were never the problem. The problem is drug policy, unemployment, poverty and racism
“Freeway” Rick Ross
The Government used him as a pawn and in the end, he was the only one punished.
Michael K. Williams
Portrays “Freeway” Rick Ross
“Let’s face it, we don’t grow cocoa [sic] leaves in South Central L.A. or East Flatbush, Brooklyn. It’s coming from somewhere.”
RSVP HERE When: Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Time: 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Location: AMC Magic Johnson Harlem 9 – 2309 Frederick Douglass Blvd.
“Authentic Journalism is telling the people something that the gov’t doesn’t want them to know.” – Gary Webb
Michael K. Williams stars as ‘Freeway’ Rick Ross, says he’s nothing like the rapper.
Dr. Carl Hart breaks down why drugs are not the problem.
Connect with Dr. Carl Hart
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