Calendar of Events


4th International Conference FOR WORLD BALANCE Havana 1/19 Announcement from ICAP

Posted by on Nov 15, 2018 in Calendar of Events, Trips to Cuba, Uncategorized, Visit Cuba | 0 comments

    4th International Conference FOR WORLD BALANCE   CALL   The José Martí Project of International Solidarity sponsored by UNESCO was created in 2003 when approved by the General Conference of that international organization, and has the support of the Organization of Iberian American States for Education, Science and Culture (OEI, the Spanish acronym) and other international institutions of different nature that have joined this Project, governed by a qualified leading organ of more than thirty renowned and outstanding intellectuals from...

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21st Annual Celebration of Human Rights, Nov. 3rd, Laurel, MD

Posted by on Oct 31, 2018 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

HUMAN RIGHTS HAVE NO BORDERS 21ST ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS ANDEAN MUSIC CONCERT & POTLUCK DINNER (Please bring a main dish to share) 32 years of building bridges in solidarity with the people of Latin America and the World! Let’s work to keep ALL families together! THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Donations are appreciated to help support our work and the performers Co-sponsored by Friends of Latin America and the Howard County Office of Human Rights For more information or to make a donation, contact Leslie at...

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NYC SPECIAL EVENT, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 AT RIVERSIDE CHURCH: CUBA SPEAKS FOR ITSELF!

Posted by on Aug 27, 2018 in Calendar of Events, Latest News | 0 comments

DEAR FRIENDS,   WE HAVE CONFIRMED WITH RIVERSIDE CHURCH THAT THE SPECIAL EVENT WITH THE HIGH-LEVEL DELEGATION FROM CUBA WILL BE HELD ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26. THIS IS A CHANGE, MOVED AHEAD ONE DAY, FROM THE PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25. PLEASE FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS BELOW TO RESERVE YOUR TICKET FOR THIS SPECIAL EVENING OF SOLIDARITY Dear Cuba Solidarity Activists, Please join us on Wednesday, September 26 for a special evening where friends of Cuba, solidarity activists, and opponents of the decades-long criminal US blockade, as...

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Days of Action Against the Blockade 2018 9/24-9/28 Washington DC

Posted by on Aug 16, 2018 in Calendar of Events, Latest News | 0 comments

International Committee   for Peace, Justice and Dignity Days of Action Against the Blockade 2018:  In Cuba Education is a National Priority, in the US Education is Under Attack  Photo: Bill Hackwell Why is education a national priority in Cuba? Why is education under attack in the United States? Why must Puerto Ricans fight for their right to an education? Join us for the US premiere of Lucha Si! The Fight for Public Education in Puerto Rico and Maestra Part of “Days of Action Against the Blockade” (September 24-28)   Watch the...

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Cuba event on Sat. Sept. 15 in Columbia, MD

Posted by on Aug 15, 2018 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Please join us on Sat. Sept. 15 at 2PM for a report on the 13th May Day International Brigade to Cuba as well as an update on current US-Cuba relations. More details provided below. Sincerely, Leslie PS I would appreciate your help passing the word. Leslie P. Salgado, Chair Friends of Latin America (Formerly Howard County Friends of Latin America) www.friendsoflatinamerica.org   “La lucha que se pierde es la que se abandona” Che Guevara The struggle that is lost is the one that is abandoned (My interpretation in...

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Announcing the 4th Days of Action Against the Blockade in Washington DC

Posted by on Jul 20, 2018 in Calendar of Events, Opposing the U.S. embargo and travel ban, Respecting Cuban Sovereignty, Supporting Normalized Relations | 0 comments

International Committee   for Peace, Justice and Dignity The International Committee Announces the 4th Days of Action Against the Blockade  in Washington DC, September 24-28, 2018 Days of Action Against the Blockade 2017, Photo: Bill Hackwell   Our activities are to raise awareness about the impact the United States blockade is having on the Cuban people.   Many in the US believe the blockade is gone and the United States and Cuba have normalized relations. Nothing could be further from the truth. It is true that, on December 17, 2014,...

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July 26th Celebration: Boston, MA

Posted by on Jul 20, 2018 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Cuba’s 65th Revolution Day Celebration — On the May Day Brigade, the Venceremos Brigade, & the Latin American Medical School       Presented by the July 26 Boston-Cuba Solidarity Coalition, July26.org Thursday, July 26, 7:00 Encuentro 5 9A Hamilton Place, next to the Orpheum Theatre at the Park Street MBTA Station Featuring: * Claudia Kaiser-Lenoir, co-founder of the Latin American Studies program at Tufts, on the perspective from this year’s May Day Brigade. * Richard Cambridge and Greg LaMotta, two early Brigade alums, on the 50th...

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Berkeley CA May Day Brigade Report Back 7/28/18

Posted by on Jul 12, 2018 in Calendar of Events, Latest News | 0 comments

International Committee   for Peace, Justice and Dignity Report Back  from the International May Day Brigade to Cuba Photo: Bill Hackwell Join us to celebrate the 65th Anniversary of the attack on the Moncada barracks that marked the beginning of the Cuban Revolution and to hear from Bay Area Participants of the XIII May Day International Brigade to Cuba. Saturday July 28, 6:00-8:00PM Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists 1924 Cedar St, Berkeley $10.00 donations at the door (no one turned away for lack of funds). This event is...

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E ANNIVERSARY OF THE ORIGIN OF THE CUBAN REVOLUTION

Posted by on Jul 11, 2018 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations | 0 comments

NEW YORK-NEW JERSEY CUBA SI COALITION  SO JOIN US ON FRIDAY, JULY 27th! 131 West 33rd Street In Manhattan (Near Penn Station) On July 26, 1953, 160 young revolutionaries under the leadership of Fidel Castro carried out an attack on the Moncada army barracks in Santiago de Cuba. They sought to spark a mass uprising to restore constitutional government after a coup by US-backed dictator Fulgencio Batista. That day, the fighters were defeated, but their action was the opening battle of the Cuban Revolution which triumphed on January 1, 1959....

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