Directed by Steve Nagano
In this incredible footage from 1981 government hearings, Japanese American incarcerees refuse to be silenced.
Konrad Aderer / Right to Resist: From 9066 to 2017 / USA / 2011 / documentary / 82 minsAfter 9/11, human rights activist Farouk Abdel-Muhti was one amongst thousands of Muslim immigrants imprisoned in detention centers by the US government. Unwilling to accept that he was a suspect because of his beliefs, Farouk organized a hunger strike and became a symbol of resistance against Homeland Security’s racialized dragnet targeting brown-skinned Americans.
Preceded by: SPEAKING OUT!