January 20 is celebrated as Civil Rights Day. Broadly speaking, this declaration contained the rights of every human being and his basic freedoms included in civil and political rights. These rights include the right to life, the right to be free from torture and inhuman treatment, the right to freedom of movement and movement, to the right to religion. There are many articles regulating these rights which finally came into force on March 23, 1976.
Actually, the anniversary does not have a definite date. But Civil Rights Day is always celebrated on Monday of the third week of January, to coincide with the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. He is a prominent civil rights activist in America who was murdered. Its action made many people encourage their birthdays to be celebrated since the 70s. The following are the film’s recommendations regarding civil rights.
Harriet Tubman is recorded in history as a black woman who managed to escape slavery. She later became a hero by helping hundreds of other black slaves escape through the subway. Uniquely, when it was – according to history – Harriet hired a lawyer to fight his master.
This film is a picture of the struggle of Martin Luther King Jr. in his efforts to get equal voting rights between whites and Afro-American groups. The climax was when his struggle bore fruit with President Johnson who signed the Voting Rights Act in 1965.
12 Years of Slave (2013)
Solomon Northup is a black man who lives well and independently. Unfortunately one day he was kidnapped and had a nightmare of being employed as a slave. He also had to watch his people get tortured. He also struggled to escape and return to his family.
The Visitor (2007)
Despite its fiction, the following film will be very touching. Tells about a professor who must give a guest lecture to New York. When he returned it turned out that there were two illegal immigrants who occupied his apartment, namely Tarek, a Syrian musician, and Zainab who was of Senegalese blood. The relationship between the three gradually became friends. But Tarek faced the possibility of being deported.