Calendar of Events


LUISA CAMPOS National Tour!

Posted by on Apr 23, 2016 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Dear Friends, GREAT NEWS! After much work by many of you calling your representatives and senators, Luisa Campos, Director of the Havana Literacy Museum, and her colleague historian Felipe Pérez finally received their US visas! While Luisa sadly missed the first days of her tour, including the Days of Action Against the Blockade, she will travel to the US this weekend & be ready for all other events planned for April/May/June. Remember that her original invitation is from Penn State in University Park from April 24 – 29 to present...

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NYC/Weds. April 27: Jane Franklin speaks on her new book

Posted by on Apr 14, 2016 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

THIS WILL BE A WONDERFUL EVENING AND IN ADDITION TO JANE AND THE BOOKS (WHICH WILL BE FOR SALE), WE HAVE A NEW EXHIBIT UP: THE US EMPIRE IN CUBAN GRAPHICS. YOU WILL LOVE IT.AS YOU KNOW, OUR SPACE IS VERY LIMITED SO IF YOU HAVE NOT RSVP’D BY APRIL 20, YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ATTEND!!!rsvp to Claudia by calling her at 212.242.0559 or emailing her at claudia@centerforcubanstudies.orgWe look forward to seeing you! — sandra levinson executive director center for cuban studies / cuban art space 231 west 29 street #401 new york ny...

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WASHINGTON, DC/April 20-21: Premiere of documentary “The Power of the Weak”

Posted by on Apr 14, 2016 in Calendar of Events, Latest News | 0 comments

International Committee for Peace, Justice and Dignity From April 18 to the 22, 2016, Human rights activists, lawyers, members of labor unions, authors, students and organizers will gather in Washington, DC to meet with members of Congress to push for improving U.S. relations with Cuba. Sign Up!  Let us know you are coming to be included on one of our advocacy teams. We will take care of the details, like setting the appointments with members of congress and providing an orientation for everyone participating. Sign Up!  Attend the Forum...

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LA : Cuba’s continued independence struggle

Posted by on Apr 12, 2016 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations | 0 comments

Cuba’s continued independence struggle PLUS: Eyewitness Ireland – 100 Years of Resistance Feat. Guest Speaker Jubilee Shine, Roofers Local 36 Saturday, 4/16, 4 PM 2936 W. 8th St in Los Angeles Join the Party for Socialism and Liberation for a public forum discussing the continued resistance to imperialism on the part of the Cuban and Irish people. The recent visit of Obama to Cuba highlighted both a thawing of relations and continued tension. In the days leading up to and following the visit some commentators have painted the...

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End to the blockade demanded in Washington

Posted by on Mar 30, 2016 in Calendar of Events, Latest News, Opposing the U.S. embargo and travel ban | 0 comments

End to the blockade demanded in Washington On the heels of Obama’s historic visit to Cuba, advocates to gather in Washington April 18-20 to demand a definitive end to the blockade Author: Granma International news | informacion@granma.cu march 29, 2016 09:03:33 Photo: International Committee for Peace, Justice and Dignity The International Committee for Peace, Justice and Dignity is returning to Washington next month to increase pressure on President Barack Obama to do more to reduce the impact of the failed 55-year-old blockade against...

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Chicago 3/19 Public speak-out and discussion on the eve of President Obama’s Cuban Trip

Posted by on Mar 15, 2016 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Public speak-out and discussion on the eve of President Obama’s Cuban Trip   End the U.S. Blockade and Travel Ban on Cuba, Return Guantánamo!   Cuban doctors volunteered to provide free medical care in Haiti after its devastating earthquake. Some 85% of medical care in Haiti today is provided by Cuba.     Washington’s diplomatic recognition of Cuba and freeing of the Cuban Five are real victories reflecting the continuing strength of the Cuba Revolution. Yet the U.S. remains entirely committed to its overthrow. And the “good news”...

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Federation of Cuban Women visit NYC‏ 3/19/16

Posted by on Mar 15, 2016 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

WELCOME THE VISITING DELEGATION OF THE FEDERATION OF CUBAN WOMEN Suggested donation: $5-10 (no one will be turned away for lack of funds) For more information contact IFCO at (212) 926-5757 ext:6 and/or email us at ifco@Ifconews.org This event is organized by the The NY/NJ Welcoming Committee for the Federation of Cuban Women (FMC)

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Albany/Cuba Solidarity Events

Posted by on Mar 14, 2016 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Albany/Cuba Solidarity   Delegation participants will reflect on what they witnessed in Cuba at the following locations and times in Albany:     Sunday, March 13 11:30am-12:45pm Presentation/Discussion  First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany, SRC 405 Washington Ave.                                                                                    Monday, March 14 5:30pm Free refreshments 6:00pm Presentation/Discussion Albany Public Library 161 Washington Ave.     Thursday, March 17 (In Spanish) 11:15-12:30 and 1:05-2:20pm College of...

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Cuban Diplomat to Tour Seattle and the SF Bay Area

Posted by on Feb 29, 2016 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations, Supporting Normalized Relations | 0 comments

International Committee       for Peace, Justice and Dignity Miguel Fraga, First Secretary of the Embassy of Cuba in Washington D.C.  to Tour Seattle (March 2-6) and  the San Francisco Bay Area (March 7-11)   Events in Seattle, March 2-6, 2016   Photos: Bill Hackwell Friday March 4, 6:30 – 9:30pm Photo: Hector Planes Seattle opening of the photographic exhibit “The Cuban 5 Return:  An Entire Country Celebrates” present and speaking about this historic time will be: Miguel Fraga and Bill Hackwell, exhibition curator and...

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Seattle WA March 5: Imagining New Paths for US-Cuba Relations

Posted by on Feb 28, 2016 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

WASHINGTON Seattle Imagining New Paths for US-Cuba Relations Keynote presentation by Miguel Fraga, First Secretary of Cuban Embassy in Washington, D.C. Sat., March 5, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Seattle University School of Law, Sullivan Hall C-6 Sponsors: Seattle Cuba Friendship Committee, Seattle University, National Lawyers Guild, US Women and Cuba Communities, Vancouver Committees in Solidarity With Cuba The Cuban Five Return: An Entire Country Celebrates Opening of a Photographic Exhibit Fri., March 4, 6:30-9:30 p.m. El Centro de la Raza, 3rd Floor,...

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