Body of War Screening

When: Thursday, April 4, 2013
Time: 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Where: Culture Project
45 Bleecker Street
New York, NY
Cost: Free w. RSVP 

Join TV pioneer & 20-time Emmy Award-winner Phil Donahue as NYCLU Young Professionals, screens his highly acclaimed film, Body of War. Following the 82-minute film (which will start at 6 pm sharp) and 5 minute intermission, Phil will lead an interactive discussion with the audience.


On a rescue mission traveling through Sadr City during his first week in Iraq, US Army soldier Tomas Young – then 24 – was shot in the spine, paralyzed from the chest down. The day was April 4, 2004.

Refreshments (not wine and beer) will be available for purchase.

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Organized by the NYCLU Young Professionals, this event is sponsored by:

* Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR)
* Bertha Social Justice Institute at CCR
* Culture Project’s ‘Blueprint for Accountability’ Series
*, a new initiative launched between Iraq Veterans Against the War and CCR

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