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Black History Month programming kicks off Feb. 2 at the Freedom Center

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 23, 2024 MEDIA CONTACT: Cody Hefner (513) 608-5777,

Freedom Center celebrates Black History Month

Join acclaimed filmmaker and critic Elvis Mitchell and actor, director and Cincinnati resident Emilio Estévez for a screening and discussion of Mitchell’s documentary Is That Black Enough for You?!? The film – written, directed and narrated by Mitchell – features interviews with Samuel L. Jackson, Laurence Fishburne, Whoopi Goldberg, Zendaya and more to explore the history of representation in American cinema, with a particular focus on the provocative and groundbreaking blaxploitation films of the 1970s.

Why Kids Need Truthful History Classes Thursday, February 15

gOD-Talk Saturday, February 17

Fifth Third Community Day – Free admission Sunday, February 18

The People’s Referendum: George Chidi on Protecting Democracy Thursday, February 29

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