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“Witness for Peace NE Organizer Lee Schlenker: Popular Struggles in Latin America Today”

When: Sunday, May 17, 2020, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston St. • Boston

"The Two Worst Ways To Make Policy: Constitutional Originalism and Biblical Literalism" with Barry Lynn

When: Sunday, April 19, 2020, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Where: Virtual Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston St • 2nd Fl • Boston

Coronavirus: Time to End US Sanctions on Venezuela (Webinar)

When: Thursday, April 2, 2020, 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Where: online • Boston

Lift the Sanctions Now – Stop Coronavirus

Our country’s escalating sanctions on Venezuela in the last few years has caused the death of tens of thousands of innocent civilians and led to more than 4 million refugees, according to the UNHCR.  Now, as the US tightens sanctions on Venezuela, our country is responsible for impacting that nation’s ability to fight off the coronavirus pandemic, which will lead to more death and create more refugees, thus endangering all of us, as the pandemic will spread. This policy is as immoral as it is unwise.

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Online Sunday School: Imperialism, Dependency and Central America

When: Sunday, March 1, 2020, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Where: online • Boston
From the Age of Colonialism to Twenty-First Century Neoliberalism:  This  second "Sunday School" will consist of a presentation by Harry Targ, with a power point prepared by Carl Davidson on the history of colonialism, neo-colonialism and neo-liberalism in Central America. Materials will highlight United States imperialism in the region from the US wars in the 1890s to support for the Honduran coup and the aftermath of repression, violence, and displacement of workers and campesinos, leading to the emigration crisis of today.
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Film screening: Harvest of Empire -- Latinos in America

When: Friday, February 28, 2020, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: Theodore Parker Unitarian Church • 1859 Centre Street • West Roxbury

 

Harvest of Empire
 

Friday Night Justice Film Series 

Free admission, popcorn, and beverages

“We are all Americans of the New World, and our most dangerous enemies are not each other, but the great wall of ignorance between us.”
Juan González, Harvest of Empire

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Say No to the Coup in Bolivia: Rally at Sen. Warren's office

When: Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: Senator Elizabeth Warren's office • 1550 Main Street • Springfield

HONOR BERTA CACERES on INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S Day

When: Saturday, March 7, 2020, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Where: 227 Marginal Street • suite 1 • Chelsea

HONREMOS A BERTA CACERES EL DIA INTERNACIONAL DE LA MUJER

Reserva el día sábado 7 de marzo. Hora de 4:00 a 6:00 P.M.

Lugar: 227 Marginal Street, Suite 1
Chelsea, MA 02150

Para más información: (617) 610-3784

Tmeza2014@mail.com

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RESCHEDULED for NOV-13-15: Second National Conference for the Normalization of US-Cuba Relations

When: Saturday, March 21, 2020, 9:00 am to Sunday, March 22, 2020, 5:00 pm
Where: CUNY School of Law • 2 Court Square • Long Island City

Countdown to the Second National Conference

Dear Friends,
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Crisis in Bolivia: Understanding and Responding to the Coup

When: Sunday, December 8, 2019, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston St. • Boston

Eyewitness Account of Life in Cuba and Effects of US Blockade!

When: Thursday, December 5, 2019, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: First Baptist Church of Jamaica Plain • 633 Centre Street • Jamaica Plain

Hear from the Boston Participants of the International May Day Work
Brigade, Judy Freiwirth, Aba Taylor, and Bob Mulcahy.

Also hear from Alvin Foster who recently participated in the
Anti-imperialist Solidarity Conference for Democracy and against
Neoliberalism which just ended in Cuba.

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Support the National Strike in Colombia!

When: Thursday, November 21, 2019, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Where: Maverick Square • East Boston

In 2018, a stolen election in Colombia brought Iván Duque Márquez to the presidency, signifying the return of Uribism to power that since the time of the so called “democratic security” has plunged the working masses into misery.

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30th Anniversary Commemoration of the Martyrs of El Salvador

When: Thursday, November 21, 2019, 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Where: Boston College • Gasson Hall 100 • Boston

Standout and speakout: No to the Coup in Bolivia!

When: Saturday, November 16, 2019, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Where: Park Street station • red line stop • Boston

Join us for a speakout against the fascist, US-backed coup in Bolivia! As people across Latin America rise up in rejection of neoliberalism and its sponsor, US imperialism, we must denounce the fascist coup against one of the most consistently pro-people and anti-imperialist governments in the region.

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Speakout and teach-in: NO COUP IN BOLIVIA! US OUT OF LATIN AMERICA!

When: Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Where: Park Street Station • red line T-stop • Boston

Join us in a rally to demand the US government end its war on the people of Latin America and the Caribbean -- at Park Street Station in downtown Boston.

A US-backed coup has just been carried out in Bolivia against the socialist leader Evo Morales, the first president in the country’s history to come from the Indigenous majority. This is a historic moment and people in the United States can do our part by demanding an end to US intervention.

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Exhibition opening and ongoing: "Embroiderers of Memory": Historical memory of the women of El Salvador

When: Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 6:00 pm to Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 5:00 pm
Where: Boston University School of Theology Library • 745 Commonwealth Avenue • second floor • Boston

Take a glimpse into the plight of El Salvadorian female refugees and
their children through this exhibition of photographs and embroidered
textiles. View embroidered works by women in El Salvador seeking to
stitch themselves back together after their country was torn apart by
civil war from 1980-1989 forcing them to flee to Honduras as refugees.
The exhibition will consist of twelve colorful panels, illustrated
photographs, and historical maps of the process. Additionally,

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