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Film Screening: What happened to Dujan Armstrong?
Updated: Aug 22, 2019
This screening is a benefit for the family of Dujuan Armstrong. Donations will be accepted on a sliding scale, all are welcome.
The film screening will be followed by a panel discussion with the filmmaker Lucas Guilkey, a video journalist based in Oakland, Barbara Doss, Jose Bernal, Ella Baker Center Senior Organizer, and other members of the Audit Ahern Coalition. They will be discussing the human rights violations occurring in Alameda County, what the Audit Ahern campaign seeks to do, how we continue to fight for #Justice4Dujuan, and what you can do to support.
What happened to Dujuan Armstrong? It has been over a year since Dujuan Armstrong was killed while in-custody of the Alameda County Sheriff's Office at Santa Rita jail and his mother is still fighting to get answers.
Join us and the Audit Ahern coalition for a screening and panel discussion of "What Happened to Dujuan Armstrong?" This fast-paced powerful documentary follows Barbara Doss’ search to discover the details of her son Dujuan Armstrong’s death in Santa Rita Jail. The film documents her determined and courageous quest to find out what happened to her son. In her pursuit for justice she quickly runs into the resistance of Alameda County Sheriff Greg Ahern and his Department. Barbara quickly begins to learn of the opaque and powerful position of American sheriffs.