Calendar of Events


DC: 1/23/18 Arnold August book signing and discussion

Posted by on Dec 22, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Opposing the U.S. embargo and travel ban, Respecting Cuban Sovereignty, Supporting Normalized Relations | 0 comments

  CUBA POLICY FROM OBAMA TO TRUMP: DIFFERENCES OR ONLY DISTINCTIONS Join us for a discussion and book signing with author Arnold August on his third book, Cuba–U.S. Relations Author’s royalties will be donated to the Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization (IFCO) Hurricane Irma Recovery Fund. January 23, 2018 6:00–8:00pm Busboys and Poets 2021 14th Street NW, Washington DC Co-sponsors:Institute for Policy Studies, Fernwood Publishing, Busboys and Poets, The Inter­national Committee for Peace Justice and Dignity, National...

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Washington DC Metro Committee: 12/16/17 Fundraising Party for May Day Brigade

Posted by on Dec 8, 2017 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Fundraising Party Sat., december 16, 2017    5 pm – 9 pm 517 T Street, NW Washington, DC  20001 Hosted by DC Metro Coalition in Solidarity with the Cuban Revolution Join us as we party with a purpose to help subsidize Brigadistas traveling to Cuba for the May Day...

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Dec 8; Albany NY End the U.S. Travel Ban

Posted by on Dec 5, 2017 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

DEC8 End the Cuba Travel Ban! Ike Nahem Speaker Public · Hosted by Albany-Cuba...

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Dec. 5 Chicago: Women in Cuba with Griselda Aguilera Cabrera, 7 pm Loyola Law School

Posted by on Dec 4, 2017 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

You are invited to hear from and speak with leading Cuban educator and LGBT/Black rights activist Griselda Aguilera Cabrera tomorrow/Tuesday at Loyola University downtown at 7pm. https://www.facebook.com/events/1692819487456603/ Women in Cuba: Our Achievements and Continuing Struggles www.facebook.com Griselda Aguilera Cabrera, the youngest teacher to participate in Cuba’s heroic Literacy Campaign in 1961 will address these issues related to women -… Loyola University (downtown) Corboy Law Center, room 206, 25 E. Pearson Street,...

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Chicago: Thursday, December 7 @ 7 pm @ El Centro Autonomo – historic Cuban teacher Griselda Aguilera Cabrera

Posted by on Dec 4, 2017 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Thursday, December 7 @ 7 pm Centro Autonomo 3460 W. Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60625 (773) 583-7728 Home Cuba’s International Literacy Campaign For Human Liberation “To educate is to give man the keys to the world, which are independence and love, and to give him strength to journey on his own, light of step, a spontaneous and free being.” – Jose Marti, Cuban Independence Leader Meet & Hear Cuban Literacy Teacher-Griselda Aguilera Cabrera The 7-year-old teacher in Cuba’s 1961 Revolutionary Literacy Campaign & Maestra...

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Report-Back Che Brigade Friday October 27th at Trinity Episcopal Church, 26th and Michigan, Chicago.

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Report-back from “IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF CHE” CUBA INTERNATIONAL BRIGADE From October 1-15, 12 people from Chicago were part of the U.S. delegation of 67 people from the US who participated in the Che brigade in Cuba. There were a total of 229 people from 20 countries who made up the international brigade. October 8th, was the 50th anniversary of the fall of Che Guevara fighting in Bolivia against the dictatorship. Brigade members joined some 60,000 Cuban working people and youth in commemorating Che at his memorial in Santa Clara, Cuba....

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Witness for Peace: New England tour of Cuban popular educator Marcel Lueiro Reyes

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Witness for Peace invites you to join Cuban popular educator and poet Marcel Lueiro Reyes from the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Center as he tours in New England. Marcel is a specialist in the fields of popular communication, culture and the arts in Cuba. Many of his poetry collections have been published and some have even won national literary prizes. Marcel’s presentation “Grassroots Solidarity in the Age of Hostility: Building an Alternative US-Cuba Relationship” will focus on community-based experiences in the...

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Boston, MA Week-Long Festival for Cuban Novelist Leonardo Padura October 10-17

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Week-Long Festival for Cuban Novelist Leonardo Padura October 10-17 Boston MA Celebrated Cuban novelist Leonardo Padura is coming to Boston for a week-long festival of special events October 10-17 including readings, film showings, and public conversations designed to inform his achievements in contemporary Cuban culture. Events begin with a reading and book signing at the Brookline Public Library at Coolidge Corner Library on Tuesday, October 10 and conclude with a joint July26 Coalition program with Witness for Peace’s tour of Cuban poet...

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Wisconsin Coalition to Normalize Relations with Cuba Events and Hurricane Relief

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Upcoming Events 2017 Milwaukee Film Festival • “Esteban” on 09/30 & 10/12/2017 “Esteban” from Cuba, showing at Milwaukee Film Festival Our Coalition is a Community Partner with the Milwaukee Film Festival for the showing of  the inspiring Cuban film “ESTEBAN,”  with music composed by and interpreted by Chuchu Valdes.   It won the “Audience Choice Award” at the 2017 Chicago Latin Film Festival.  Two showings: Sept. 30, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at the Avalon Theater, 2473 South Kinnickinnic Avenue, and Oct. 12,...

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BERKELEY CA, October 8, Fundraiser for Cuba Hurricane Relief

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations, Uncategorized | 0 comments

International Committee  for Peace, Justice and Dignity Sunday October 8, 3PM, Berkeley Fundraiser for Cuba Hurricane Relief Photos: Bill Hackwell Join us for an afternoon of Solidarity with Revolutionary Cuba at this Critical Time Irma is the largest hurricane  ever to hit Cuba. The government and their mass organizations are still assessing the damage, but we know it will be great. While socialist Cuba is pulling together as a society the cruel and inhumane blockade is making it nearly impossible for them to get much needed funds. Many...

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