Calendar of Events

The Time to Act is Now! Come to Washington D.C. June 4-11 to Support the Cuban 5

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

International Committee for the  Freedom of the Cuban 5 The number of people from different parts of the world who have added their support for the Third “5 days for the Cuban Five” by endorsing continues to grow.The week of activities is one of the most important actions this year in the struggle to free the Cuban 5. The new blog, designed specifically for the 5 days, has received more than 1000 endorsers. Just recently, well-known personalities from Sweden such as Thageo G. Peterson, former Speaker of the...

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Multicultural Cuba Tour 2014

Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

July 7—July 17, 2014 For Further Information:                                                                                                                                          Obsidian Arts Center – 612-787-3644 Register with David at the Center for Cuban Studies.  Email: About the Journey  The richness of Cuban culture and identity has been fed by many streams throughout its history of migrations, free and forced. Most of us know that Cubanidad, or Cuban identity and...

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“I will die the way I lived” – Closing Reception

Posted by on Apr 6, 2014 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

                                                                      Beverly Arts Center                                                                                                                                                   2407 W. 11th. Street, Chicago, Illinois                                                                                                                                                                (corner of W. 111th. St. and Western;  free parking CLOSING RECEPTION Sunday, April 13 – 1:00 – 3:00...

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5 Days for the Cuban 5 – June 4-11, 2014

Posted by on Apr 3, 2014 in Calendar of Events, Latest News, The Cuban 5 | 0 comments

Dear NNOC friends, The National Network on Cuba has participated in and supported all activities: local, national, and international, directed at freeing the Cuban 5 and increasing awareness of their case. We have followed this case from the earliest days and continue to both condemn the injustice and to work to gain the freedom for all 5 brothers. As discussed and agreed upon at the December national meeting of the NNOC, we will focus this year’s work on two important areas: Freedom for the 5 and the October, 2014 solidarity conference in...

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Book Tour with author Arnold August

Posted by on Mar 19, 2014 in Calendar of Events, Uncategorized | 0 comments

CUBA AND ITS NEIGHBORS; DEMOCRACY IN MOTION In this groundbreaking book, Arnold August explores Cuba’s unique form of democracy, presenting a detailed and balanced analysis of Cuba’s electoral process and the state’s functioning between elections. By comparing it with practices in the U.S., Venezuela, Bolivia and Ecuador, August shows that people’s participation in politics and society is not limited to a singular U.S.-centric understanding of democracy. For example, democracy as practiced in the U.S. is largely...

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Stephen Kimber Tour in Northern California Feb 25 to June 4

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

Tuesday February 25 Noon-2:00pm Golden Gate University Room 6208, 6th floor 536 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94105 Sponsored by: American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) at GGU, the National Lawyers Guild (NLG), Golden Gate University, Law Library and La Raza 6:00pm-7:30pm Chabot College 25555 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward, CA 94545 Room 554 in Building 500 Sponsored by: Faces of Cuba Wednesday February 26 Noon-1:30pm U.C. Berkeley 402 Barrows Hall on the UC Campus, Berkeley, CA 94720 Sponsored by: Center for Latin American Studies Thursday February...

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“I will die the way I lived” Antonio Guerrero Art Exhibit

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

All these images have one thing in common: they were memories of the unjust and cruel treatment given to us since the very first day of our detention.” Regla De Oro – Art Gallery & Fair Trade Gifts 2743 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis Free parking on street and in Greenleaf Building lot Exhibit runs February 4–28 Tuesday–Friday, 12pm–7pm Saturday, 11am–7pmSunday, 11am– 4pm Opening Reception Friday, February 7, 6pm–8pm Celebration of the scheduled release of Fernando González Friday, February 28, 6pm–8 pm The Cuban Five are Cuban patriots who...

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Calendar of Events

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

Moments with Fidel  (2004) Sunday January 5,  2pm Loyola University (downtown campus) Corboy Law Center, room 422,   25 E. Pearson Street, Chicago (one block north of Chicago & State Red line L stop) Since revolutionary Cuban forces toppled the U.S.-backed Batista dictatorship on January 1, 1959, 55 years ago this week, Fidel Castro embodied the Cuban Revolution. This original documentary from the Cuban Film Archive uses rarely seen, archival footage and audio from  the toppling of Batista in 1959 to 2004, to create a collage of pivotal...

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NNOC Meeting 2013 Dec. 6 – 8, Washington D.C.

Posted by on Nov 2, 2013 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

NNOC Meeting 2013 Dec. 6 – 8, Washington D.C. FRIDAY            Dec. 6, RECEPTION     Reception for NNOC delegates Note: The reception is only for those who have already responded Time: 7 – 9 pm Address:  2630 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20009 SATURDAY Dec. 7, NNOC MEETING   Place: Institute for Policy Studies Address: 1112 16th St. NW, Suite 600, Washington DC, 20036 Nearest Metro Station is Farragut North on the Red Line or McPherson Sq on the Orange and Blue Line Coffee and small refreshments will be provided 8:30 – 9:30      ...

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