Calendar of Events

Updated Griselda Aguilera Cabrera Detailed Itinerary with Contact People

Posted by on Feb 3, 2018 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

Updated Griselda Aguilera Cabrera Detailed Itinerary with Contact People   Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Arrive in Hartford 10:40 AM 7:00 PM Holyoke, MA. Dinner and program at Salsarengue Restaurant  Contact Person: Tim Craine 860-794-7384 Wednesday, January 31 Hartford area Events at Central Connecticut State University, sponsored by Caribbean, Latino, and Latin American Center:   11:00 AM Visit to Literacy Center, School of Education 12:15–1:30 PM Lecture, Constitution Hall Event at Trinity College, sponsored by Caribbean...

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Chicago: 1/27/18 “What a difference a revolution makes. Learn about and celebrate Cuba”

Posted by on Jan 25, 2018 in Calendar of Events | 0 comments

What a difference a revolution makes   Learn about and Celebrate Cuba       Please join us all on the 59th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution and the 164th anniversary of Cuba’s outstanding national hero Jose Martí to learn about and celebrate the accomplishments of the Cuba people and their Revolution –free medical care for all, free medical school for tens of thousands from some 87 countries, 400,000 Cuban volunteers who defeated apartheid South Africa in Angola and Namibia, elimination of homelessness and illiteracy,...

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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 Celebration!

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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 Solidarity

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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. Women in Cuba: Our Achievements and Continuing Struggles 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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