GMUSL-ACLU Chapter Screening of USA v. Al Arian, February 21
The ACLU Chapter at GMUSL invites you to attend a special film screening of the award winning documentary: USA v. Al Arian.
What: Film screening - USA v. Al Arian.
When: Thursday, February 21st at 5pm.
Where: Room 120.
Free food and drinks will be provided!!
The documentary follows the lives of the family of Dr. Sami Al Arian, a Palestinian-American Professor at the University of South Florida, who was targeted by the US government and accused of giving material support to a terrorist organization. His six-month trial ended without a single guilty verdict. Despite this, Dr. Al Arian still remains in jail. For more information please visit www.usavsalarian.com
We strongly encourage you to attend the screening which will shed light on living in a society where fear of terrorism has resulted in increasing stigmatization and discrimination against Muslims and persons of Middle Eastern descent.