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Film Screening — Hot to Trot

Posted on January 24th, 2020 · Posted in Film Screenings, Public Programs
Roosevelt House and the LGBTQ Public Policy Center at Hunter College are Pleased to Present Film Screening and Discussion Hot to Trot Please join us at Roosevelt Hou... Read more

Film Screening — Summoned: Frances Perkins and the General Welfare

Posted on October 15th, 2019 · Posted in Film Screenings, Public Programs
Please join us at Roosevelt House for a special screening of the new Mick Caouette documentary, Summoned: Frances Perkins and the General Welfare. Featuring compelling interviews with David Brooks, Nancy Pelosi, Amy Klobuch... Read more

Film Screening — 13th

Posted on April 1st, 2019 · Posted in Film Screenings, Human Rights Program Events
Join Human Rights Program at Roosevelt House for a screening of ... Read more

Phenomenal Women Series – Passionate Politics: The Life & Work of Charlotte Bunch

Posted on March 27th, 2019 · Posted in Film Screenings, Phenomenal Women, Public Programs
Please join us for a film screening about outspoken lesbian feminist trailblazer, charismatic builder of bridges, and founding mother of a whole generation of transnational feminist activists, Charlotte Bunch. Passionate Politics follows Cha... Read more

Film Screening — Paris to Pittsburgh

Posted on March 20th, 2019 · Posted in Film Screenings, Public Programs
Please join us at Roosevelt House for a film screening of Paris to Pittsburgh, produced by RadicalMedia in partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies. The documentary brings to light the impassioned efforts of individuals who are battling the... Read more

Film Screening – The Trials of Constance Baker Motley

Posted on March 7th, 2019 · Posted in Film Screenings, Public Programs
The Trials of Constance Baker Motley tells the story of the prominent civil rights lawyer who became the first African-American woman federal judge. ... Read more
They Call Us Monsters movie poster

Film Screening – They Call Us Monsters

Posted on November 30th, 2018 · Posted in Film Screenings, Public Programs
Hunter College President Jennifer J. Raab and Roosevelt House Director Harold Holzer cordially invite you to join Matilda Raffa Cuomo, Founding Chair of The New York State Mentoring Program, First Lady of New York (1982-1995); ... Read more
The Uncondemmed

Film Screening: The Uncondemned

Posted on October 23rd, 2018 · Posted in Film Screenings, Human Rights Program Events, Public Programs
A gripping story of a group of young international lawyers and activists who is fighting to have rape recognized and prosecuted as a war crime, and the Rwandan women who courageously came forward to testify. ... Read more
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Film Screening – A Dangerous Idea: Eugenics, Genetics and the American Dream

Posted on October 16th, 2018 · Posted in Film Screenings, Human Rights Program Events, Public Programs
Roosevelt House hosts a special screening of the new documentary, A Dangerous Idea: Eugenics, Genetics and the American Dream. The film explores how eugenics—the belief that some groups and individuals are inherently superior to others a... Read more
Josh Howard & Charles Kaiser

Film Screening and Discussion – The Lavender Scare

Posted on October 11th, 2018 · Posted in Film Screenings, Public Programs
Please join us at Roosevelt House as we continue our Friday night screening series with a special presentation of The Lavender Scare, a documentary film about a little-known chapter of American history — when, during the panic of the 1950s... Read more