Calendar of Events


BERKELEY/Jan. 4: Celebration of Cuban Five release

Posted by on Dec 24, 2014 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Put yourself back in 1961, if possible think Eisenhower/Kennedy Che: “Fidel will we ever have relations again with the yanquis?”   Fidel: “Sure, at the same time as the President of the US is black and the Pope is Argentine like you. ”   JOIN IN CELEBRATING THE RELEASE OF THE CUBAN 5 and NORMALIZATION OF CUBA US RELATIONS JANUARY 4TH @ La Pena Cultural Center, 3105 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley Doors open at 5:30 pm with the outstanding Mexican cuisine of Los Cilantros and a special cuban dish 6:30 pm Program of brief...

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1/2/15 Hartford CT Celebration

Posted by on Dec 21, 2014 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

There will be a  program in the Hartford area for those of us who have worked together over the years to Free the Five.  Please save the date, Friday, January 2.  Details will be forthcoming! ¡Viva Cuba!

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NYC 1/3/15 A TIME OF CELEBRATION

Posted by on Dec 21, 2014 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

JOIN US FOR A TIME OF CELEBRATION!!!!     SAVE THE DATE JAN.3 2015 Martin Luther King, Jr. Labor Center 119/SEIU 330 West 43 Street, Manhattan Between 8th and 9th Avenues Food Reception 6-7pm 7pm – 10pm Cuban Ambassador & Victory/Freedom Celebration Music by D.J. Carlito Visit our website at www.July26coalition.org

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Dec. 23 Chicago: Celebrate Cuba’s Victory

Posted by on Dec 21, 2014 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Come Celebrate the Return of all the Cuban 5 Political Prisoners to Cuba, and Moves  to Ending the US Travel Ban and US Blockade against Cuba – and Oppose US Sanctions on Venezuela: 10 Years of ALBA’s Achievements    Tuesday December 23, 5-7 pm    at Consulate of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela    20 N. Wacker Dr., Suite 1925    Chicago         Wine, beer and some food.      The freeing of the Cuban 5 was a great victory for Cuba and its supporters, for all of us who have defended Cuba over the last half century, and for...

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December 5; contact President Obama

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

International Committee for the Freedom of the Cuban 5 Son of Victim of Terrorism asks Obama  to Free the Cuban 5  Francisco Letelier is an artist and writer born in Chile. Known also for his lectures, spoken word and writing, Letelier has been published in the Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Washington Post and other publications throughout the globe. Francisco’s father, Orlando Letelier, former Foreign Minister of Chile during the Presidency of Salvador Allende, was assassinated  in September 21, 1976 in Washington D.C. Francisco...

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The No-Trade Trade, a new documentary about Alan Gross and the Cuban 5

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in Calendar of Events, Latest News | 0 comments

A new documentary by Soraya Castro examines the case of Alan Gross, the Cuban Five, and the prospects for improving U.S.-Cuban relations. It draws from an interview with the late Dr. Robert Pastor, who was involved in a “no-trade trade” as the National Security Council advisor for Latin America during the administration of President Jimmy Carter. Soraya Castro has been a visiting scholar at St. Thomas University, most recently in 2013. She is a Professor and Senior Researcher at the Center of Research of International Policy,...

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HOWARD UNIV, Mon. Nov. 17: Cuba in the Black Liberation Struggle

Posted by on Nov 12, 2014 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Adelante! The Continued Importance of Cuba in the Black Liberation Struggle PROGRAM OUTLINE Venue: Howard University Blackburn Center Forum Date: Monday November 17, 2014   Time: 6pm-8pm Program Goals: 1.    The goal is to help students explore theintersections between Cuba’s struggles and the struggle for Black liberation inthe United States and abroad. Providestudents with information on how they can travel to Cuba with the VenceremosBrigade in 2015. 3.   Create a space for inter-generational dialogueand get younger voices involved in...

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Window of Opportunity for the Cuban Five?

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Labor Meeting in Los Angeles California Join us for a discussion about the evolving political possibilities in the case of the Cuban 5, changes taking place in Cuba, and find out ways to get involved. Special Guest: Tony Woodley , former General Secretary of the Transport and General Workers Union and former General Secretary of UNITE, largest trade union in England. Also Mike Garcia, President Emeritus USWW Peter Schey , President and Executive Director, the Center for Human Rights and Constitutional Law. Tom Hayden, A uthor and politician,...

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Pre-Kwanzaa Fundraising Events

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Celebrating 15 years of Service When: Saturday, December 13, 2014 Where: The Alexandria Black History Museum 902 Wythe St, Alexandra, VA 223144 Phone: 703-706-3999  Fax: 703-746-4356 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Donation: $35.00 Tickets: http://craig-fulmore-pre-kwanzaa-fundraising-event-2014.eventbrite.com FOOD AND ENTERTAINMENT The Magnificent UJAMMA African Dancers Drummers Genisis Johnson Poetry & Singing Debut   Speakers Craig Fulmore – Founder of Kwanzaa Associates, Inc. (501 C3) Foundation Alexander V. Rodriguez Salazar,...

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SAN FRANCISCO: Tuesday, 11/11 – Meet, Greet, and Hear Cuban author NANCY ALONSO

Posted by on Nov 10, 2014 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Tuesday, 11/11 – Meet, Greet, and Hear Cuban author NANCY ALONSO!!! PLEASE FORWARD TO INTERESTED FRIENDS AND CONTACTS IN THE SF BAY AREA. Dear Friends, On Tuesday, November 11 at 7:00 pm, the noted Cuban short story writer NANCY ALONSO, along with translator/professor Anne Fountain, will be reading at Modern Times Bookstore, in San Francisco’s Mission District. This bilingual event is FREE and open to the public. Modern Times Bookstore is located at 2919 24th Street. For more information please call (415) 282-9246. Nancy Alonso...

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