From Slavery to Freedom Part 1 - The Coalition of Immokalee Workers - "Our Food/Our Table: From the Ground Up"
Florida Holocaust Museum
April 12 at 7 p.m.
The Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) is an internationally recognized worker-based human rights organization. Its Anti-Slavery Campaign has uncovered and assisted in the prosecution of numerous farm slavery operations across the Southeastern United States, helping liberate over 1,200 workers held against their will.
"From Slavery To Freedom" Part 2 with Rabbi Jill Jacobs, Executive Director of T'ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights
at Temple Beth El, St. Petersburg
May 21 at 7 p.m.
Presented in partnership by the Leif Nissen Social Justice Lecture Series at Temple Beth-El.