Magic 104.9, T-Rose Productions and NAACP GR brings PushOut Film to GR
Magic 104.9, T-Rose Productions, NAACP Grand Rapids presents this Thursday December 12th at Linc Up Gallery at 341 Hall St in Grand Rapids:
PUSHOUT:THE CRIMINALIZATION OF BLACK GIRLS IN SCHOOLS is a feature length documentary which takes a close look at the educational, judicial and societal disparities facing Black Girls. Inspired by the groundbreaking book of the same name by renowned scholar, Monique W. Morris, Ed.D. The documentary confronts the ways in which the misunderstanding of Black girlhood has led to excessive punitive discipline which in turn disrupts one of the most important factors in their lives, their education.
A locla panel discussion and Q&A will take place immediately following the screening. Our panelist will be prominent local community leaders. Stay tuned and follow this post for updates on panelist booked and more info.