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Under the Bridge: The Criminalization of Homelessness

September 24 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

Lt. Governor’s Monthly Movie Series Screens “Under the Bridge: The Criminalization of Homelessness” in Jeffords Hall Auditorium.

Under the Bridge: The Criminalization of Homelessness, is a documentary about a tent city under a bridge in Indianapolis and the criminalization of homelessness in the United States. The movie follows Maurice as he tries to help his community and keep the city from shutting it down. It also explores the impact, positive and negative, of groups attempting to address the issue.

The movie will be followed by a panel discussion with those who work with the homeless in Rutland County. The audience is invited to explore the impact and reality of homelessness in our community and how we can address it.

Doors open for networking at 6:30 and the movie will start at 7:00. This movie is free and open to the public.

Details

Date:
September 24
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizers

VT Lt. Gov. Zuckerman
Peace & Justice Center
National Association of Social Workers Vermont
Rights & Democracy VT

Venue

Castleton University
Castleton, VT 05401 United States + Google Map

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