Calendar of Events


Join the Venceremos Brigade and IFCO/Pastors for Peace‏

Posted by on May 19, 2016 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations | 0 comments

IFCO/Pastors for Peace An Interfaith organization to assist oppressed peoples in their struggles for justice and self-determination. Follow us on Social Media     Forward this Email Join Our Mailing List  DONATE 418 West 145th Street New York, New York 10031 (ph) 212-926 5757 (f) 212-926-5842 www.ifconews.org A Discussion on the Current State of US/Cuba Relations For more information email ifco@ifconews.org  or ...

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Report back from Community Technology Delegation- April Trip to Cuba

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

Report back from Community Technology Delegation- April Trip to Cuba   Peter Miller and Charlie Welch will be giving a report back at Mel King’s South End Technology Center. Monday, May 16,   7 PM    359 Columbus Ave.  Boston (one block out of town from Dartmouth St. and two blocks from Back Bay T Station.) We are sorry for the short notice on this event.  We will have other presentations soon with more advanced notice.  This event is being done to accommodate a special guest who will be leaving town shortly after it’s over. The site of this...

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May 7 Minneapolis Reception for Luisa Campos and Felipe de Jesús Peréz Cruz

Posted by on May 5, 2016 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations | 0 comments

A REVOLUTION IN EDUCATION CUBA – 1961 TO TODAY Join us for a reception for Luisa Campos, director of the Cuban Literacy Museum in Havana, Cuba, and Felipe de Jesús Peréz Cruz, a Cuban scholar who has written the definitive text on the literacy campaign: La alfabetización en Cuba: lectura histórica para pensar el presente. Reception: Saturday, May 7, 7 – midnight Marquette Place Apartments, Penthouse Party Room, 1314 Marquette Ave. So., Minneapolis Light refreshments and cash bar. Sponsored by Witness for Peace Midwest and the MN Cuba...

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Honor Lu Walker and Community Organizers of Today, Friday May 13‏

Posted by on May 5, 2016 in Calendar of Events, Member Organizations | 0 comments

IFCO/Pastors for Peace An Interfaith organization to assist oppressed peoples in their struggles for justice and self-determination. Whether or not I can attend, I want to make a contribution to honor Rev. Walker & continue the work he started.  DONATE Follow us on Social Media   Forward this email Join Our Mailing List Let IFCO hear from you. email us  418 West 145th Street New York, New York 10031 (ph) 212-926 5757 (f) 212-926-5842 www.ifconews.org The IFCO Board of Directors cordially invites you to join us for the first annual Rev....

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MINNESOTA: Upcoming Cuba events

Posted by on Apr 25, 2016 in Calendar of Events, Resources | 0 comments

Contact us: MNCuba@gmail.com | 612-367-6134 | Facebook http://www.minnesotacubacommittee.org/                 Our guest, Luisa Campos, will screen Maestra (33 min. 2012), a documentary about the women who, as young girls, helped eradicate Cuban illiteracy within one year. She will also share her perspectives on the Cuban education system and the international campaign, Yo, sí puedo, that teaches Cuban pedagogical methods around the world. Thursday, May 5, 7 – 9 pm Arlington Community Center 1200 Payne...

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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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