When civil war tears his family apart, a young West African Boy is forced to join a unit of mercenary fighters and transform into a child soldier. A Netflix Original Film starring Idris Elba. Based on the book by Uzodinma Iweala.
Join us for a discussion based on the episode "War and Peace" from the PBS award winning documentary series Latino Americans. Tom I. Romero, II will lead the conversation.
A screening of "War and Peace" will be followed by a discussion lead by Tom I. Romero, II. Some topics include:
On August 23, Macario Garcia becomes the first Mexican national to receive a U.S. Congressional Medal of Honor, yet is refused service at the Oasis Café near his home in Texas.