Just Mercy Pre-Release Screening
In celebration of its 10 years of social and criminal justice advocacy, Ujamaa Place is proud to have secured licensing rights to pre-screen the Just Mercy film prior to its nationwide release on January 10, 2020.
A special thank you to MN Attorney General Keith Ellison, MN State Representative Rena Moran, Jerry Blackwell of BlackwellBurke (Event Partner), Musician/Activist Andre Cymone and Ujamaa Place man Trea Edwards for a thought-provoking discussion after Just Mercy. RIP Mr. Walter McMillian. Ujamaa Place will continue to tell your story of strength and courage to give our men filled with hope and love. Thank you to our "Just Mercy" film partners: Minneapolis Foundation, Saint Paul & MN Foundation and BlackwellBurke Law Firm
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In remembrance of the courageous life of Walter McMillian (1941-2013 RIP), whose story is portrayed by the role of Jamie Foxx in the "Just Mercy" film.