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Documentary Film: "Abused: The Postville Raid"

  • Date: Saturday, February 12, 2011
  • Time: 2:00 pm
  • Location: Valders Hall of Science—Room 206

Luther College will host the regional premiere of "Abused: The Postville Raid," Saturday, Feb. 12, at 2 p.m. in Valders Hall of Science Room 206.

Critically acclaimed filmmaker Luis Argueta will lead a discussion about his documentary following the film presentation.

"Abused" tells the personal tale of the individuals, families and town that survived the largest and most expensive immigration raid in the history of the United States. The film is not just about immigration but the rule of law, constitutional rights, workers rights and due process. Featuring the voices of national experts and average individuals this film invites the community's reflection and response to one of the most significant historical events in the region.

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