Racial Justice Task Force Discussion on the Netflix Series “When They See Us”

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Date(s) - 08/09/2020
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

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Racial Justice Task Force Discussion on Netflix Series “When They See Us

August 9 and August 16 at 5:00pm

When They See Us tells the story of the Central Park Five, a group of Black and Latino boys we were wrongfully accused of sexually assaulting a white woman jogger in Central Park in 1989. The series provides a provocative and emotional look into our justice system and the need to address the biases and corruption plaguing police departments and courts. The series is comprised of four episodes and can be found on Netflix.

The first two episodes will be discussed on August 9 at 5:00pm.
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83267652876

The third and fourth episodes will be discussed on August 16 at 5:00pm.
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89484870320

Discussion questions to consider while watching the series can be found at this link:

When They See Us – Discussion Questions

If you have any questions regarding the events, please contact RJTF member Dana Friehauf at dfriehauf@yahoo.com

Contributed by Dana Friehauf