Documentary Screening on human trafficking of Bling: A Planet Rock
- Monday, April 15, 2019 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
- Strand Union Building, Procrastinator Theater - view map
The HEART Initiative is hosting a documentary screening of Bling: A Planet Rock on Monday, April 15 at 5:30pm in the Procrastinator Theater. This feature documentary examines the role of consumers and celebrities play in furthering Sierra Leone's exploitive diamond mining industry and subsequently, the country's 10-year civil war. Hip-hop stars like Kayne West travel throughout Sierra Leone to witness the consequences the inequality that "blinging" often perpetuates, including child soldiers and refugees. Questions? Contact us at https://theheartinitiative.wordpress.com/.