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A film by Llewellyn Smith, Christine Herbes-Sommers, & Kelly Thomson

February 4, 2015 1-2PM | Russell Sage College
February 17, 2015 6:30PM | Crandall Library - Glens Falls
February 19, 2015 6:30-8PM | Union College's Campus Center
February 24, 2015 6:30-8PM | UAlbany - Campus Center Assembly Hall

Using the story of Gunnar Myrdal’s 1944 investigation of Jim Crow racism as a springboard, American Denial explores the power of unconscious biases and how the ideals of liberty, equality, and justice still impact notions of race and class today.

Available February 1 - 23 for the 2014-15 Community Cinema season.

Watch Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8pm on WORLD.

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