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Black History Month – Free Movie Nights

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During February’s Black History Month, Los Angeles Poverty Department’s Free Movie Nights will screen two films that honor the struggles of African Americans. Fri, Feb 24, 7:30 pm:  “Revolution ‘67” Directed by Marylou Tibaldo-Bongiorno | Running time: approx. 1 hr 27 min “Revolution ’67” is an anatomy of a riot….

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