Action, Now! #3


Original Caption:

Flushing -- Members of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People picket under the marquee of the Republic Movie Theatre against race discrimination featured in the movie 'The Birth of a Nation'. They carry signs asking for a ban on hate films. (1947)

3 comments:

Brent McKee said...

And still it goes on. Remember how a few years ago Charlie Lustman, who owned "The Silent Movie Theater" at the time caved in to protests about showing Birth Of A Nation?

R.H. said...

Catchy title.

Tommy O'C said...

So much for freedom of expression.