The short documentary “If We So Choose” introduces residents of Athens, Georgia who not only lived through Jim Crow separatism but fought against it and won.
If We So Choose, a film about Athens civil rights history, will screen at the Athens-Clarke County Library at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 28. It will be followed by a panel discussion featuring some of the protestors who took part in Varsity sit-ins.
“If We So Choose” is a documentary short film introducing audiences to the people in Athens, Georgia who not only lived through Jim Crow separatism but fought against it and won.
Back in November, we reported (for the second time) that Weaver D’s in Athens, Georgia, was to close just prior to Thanksgiving. Well, the folks in Athens are having none of that and are doing all they can to help Dexter Weaver continue doing this thing.
Earlier this morning, Dexter Weaver announced on his Facebook page that, after 27 years, his namesake restaurant will close its doors at the end of this month.