647 Fulton St, Brooklyn 2nd Floor
New York City, New York

presented by Crucial Arts
WHEN: Saturday, February 17 2007 02:00 PM

AMERICAN BLACKOUT chronicles the recurring patterns of disenfranchisement witnessed from 2000 to 2004 while following the story of Georgia Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney, who not only took an active role in investigating these election debacles but also found herself in the middle of one after publicly questioning the Bush Administration about the 9-11 terrorist attacks. Some call Cynthia McKinney a civil rights leader among the ranks of Shirley Chisholm and Malcolm X. Others call her a conspiracy theorist and a 'looney.' American Blackout gains unprecedented access to one of the most controversial and dangerous politicians in America and examines the contemporary tactics used to control our democratic process and silence political dissent.

HOSTED BY: Crucial Arts Productions (www.crucialarts.org).
WHERE: BRIC Studio (1 block east of Flatbush Ave. ) (Capacity is 100)
57 Rockwell Place
Brooklyn, New York 11217

DIRECTIONS: SUBWAY: 1, 2, 4 or 5 to Nevins St, walk 1 block east along Fulton St to Rockwell Pl; B, M, Q or R to DeKalb Av, exit at Flatbush & DeKalb, walk 2 blocks east along DeKalb to Rockwell Pl, turn right. G train to Fulton Street, walk 6 blocks east to Rockwell Pl, turn right on Rockwell. BUS: B25, 26, 38 or 52 to Fulton & Ashland Pl/Rockwell Pl, walk 1/2 block north

CONTACT: Crucial Arts Productions for more details.

Official Website: http://www.crucialarts.org

Added by Fumio on January 15, 2007

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