CHICAGO: SOUNDS OF A NEW HOPE Screening & BAYAN USA / ILPS Info Session
Filipino-American MC Kiwi will be screening his film Sounds of a New Hope about his work using hip-hop as an organizing tool in the people's movement for national liberation and democracy in the Philippines. All proceeds will go toward the Anakbayan-USA Founding Congress happening on May 18th in here Chicago.
BAYAN USA & ILPS COMMUNITY MEETING - 6PM FOLLOWED BY FILM SCREENING AND Q&A WITH KIWI & FILM DIRECTOR
ABOUT ANAKBAYAN: As the first overseas national chapter of Anakbayan, young organizers work to build the nationwide Filipino youth movement that clearly recognizes the integral role of US-born and migrant Filipino youth in the struggle for national liberation and genuine democracy in the Philippines.
Sounds of a New Hope is a documentary film about the life of Filipino-American MC Kiwi and the growing use of hip-hop as an organizing tool in the people's movement for national liberation and democracy in the Philippines.