Reel and Meal is a monthly film series at the New Deal Cafe exploring vital environmental, animal rights, and social justice issues. Admission to the film is always free, sponsored by several Greenbelt community organizations. Contributions are gladly accepted to cover each month’s donation to a non-profit organization.
Date: Third Monday of every month Time: We offer a delicious vegan meal for $14 at 6:30pm. Please RSVP to if you are joining us for dinner. The free film starts at 7pm. Location: New Deal Cafe – 113 Centerway in historic Greenbelt, MD Public transportation: The cafe is accessible by Metro Buses G12, 13, 14 and 16 from the Greenbelt Metro station.
Monday, June 18, 2018
The Nuns, the Priests and the Bombs
The Nuns, the Priests and the Bombs, Helen Young’s 2017 film about Plowshares activists who walked peacefully into a shoot-to-kill zone at U.S. nuclear weapons facilities in order to draw attention to the the worldwide nuclear arms threat. Two of these people who appear in the film, Sister Megan and Michael Walli, will be on hand to participate in the discussion.They served two years in prison for their part in the Plowshares action.