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Report on Venezuela with Reverend Mike Clark

Rev. Mike Clark

April 27

Arlington United for Justice with Peace meeting

Rev. Mike Clark sat down with members of Arlington UJP on the evening of April 27 to educate our group about current events in Venezuela.

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Show your solidarity with the people of Cabanas - El Salvador

When: Monday, October 25, 2010, 1:30 pm
Where: 95 Mt Auburn St • Harvard Sq T • Cambridge

Jobs with Justice and CISPES will be taking action against local investors of the Pacific Rim Mining Company. The target will be The Investment Fund for Foundations (TIFF), which is the 9th largest shareholder of Pacific Rim.

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U.S. Out of Afghanistan & Iraq Now - National March on Washington

When: Saturday, March 20, 2010, 9:00 am
Where: Lafayette Park • across from the White House • Washington, DC

March 20 peace march

Peace activists will hold a march and rally in Washington March 20 targeting the Afghanistan and Iraq wars, occupation of Palestine, and calling for reparations for Haiti.   They will call for money to be directed for jobs, healthcare and education.

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Welcoming Reception for Consul General of El Salvador

When: Monday, March 22, 2010, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: Cambridge City Hall • 795 Massachusetts Ave • Ackermann Room • Cambridge

 The Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador (CISPES)
The Cambridge-El Salvador Sister City Committee
The Cambridge Peace Commission
and Cambridge City Councilor Marjorie Decker invite you to

A welcoming reception for José Edgardo Alemán Molina, the new Consul General
of El Salvador in New England

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Julio Cochoy - Never Give Up: My Journey from Hate to Hope

When: Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: Milton Public Library • 476 Canton Avenue • Keys Community Room • Milton

Julio Cochoy is a Maya-Ki'che human rights activist and economist from Santi Lucia, Utitlan.  A victim of the civil war in Guatamala (1960-1996) which took as many as 200,000 lives, his life's work is to ensure that the atrocities that occurred are never again repeated.

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Alliance for Prosperity: "Plan Colombia" for Central America?

When: Friday, May 8, 2015, 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Where: Chelsea Collaborative • 318 Broadway • Chelsea

INSIDE THE "ALLIANCE FOR PROSPERITY" -- the new $1 Billion US Aid Plan for Central America

speakers: Maria Clemencia Ramirez
Colombia Institute of Anthropology and History
"The Results of Plan Colombia"

Chris Borges -- CISPES
"What's in AfP and how we can fight it"

Speakers from Mexico, Honduras and Guatemala invited

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Watertown-El Salvador Sister City's Benefit Concert - Kallet, Epstein, and Cicone

When: Saturday, March 14, 2015, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Where: First Parish of Watertown • 35 Church Street • Watertown

 Watertown-El Salvador Sister City Benefit Concert

The Watertown-El Salvador Sister City announces a benefit concert with “Kallet, Epstein and Cicone” on Saturday, March 14 at 8:00 PM at the First Parish of Watertown at 35 Church St .

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Boston Bolivarians - Two Events

When: Friday, February 27, 2015, 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: Encuentro 5 • 9A Hamilton Place • Boston

Please join us to review a year of struggle in the Bolivarian Revolution. Permanent Coup.

When: February 27, 2015
Where: Encuentro5 at 9A Hamilton Place, Boston, MA 02108-4701.
Time: Starts at 6:30pm.

Directions:
encuentro5.org/home/directions

Presented by the Venezuelan Consul-General: Noel Martinez
Facilitators: Vanesa Matamoros and Jorge Marin

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Back Channel to Cuba: The Hidden History of Negotiations Between Washington and Havana

When: Thursday, February 5, 2015, 4:30 am to 8:30 am
Where: Boston University - Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies • 121 Bay State Road, Lecture Room • Registration required: eventsps@bu.edu • Boston

Lecture

Moderator:  Susan Eckstein, Speakers:  William LeoGrande, American University; Peter Kornbluh, National Security Archive; Renata Keller.

Free

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Cuba: People's Victory, US Policy, Impact on Socialism

When: Monday, January 12, 2015, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Where: national conference call
Cuba: People's Victory, US Policy, Impact on Socialism

with Lisa Brock and Cliff Durand
 

CCDS Peace and Solidarity Committee is hosting a webex/teleconference on US/Cuban relations on Monday, January 12, 9-10:30 pm, Eastern Standard Time.  CCDS members and all friends of peace and Cuba are urged to attend.  Call-in information is below.

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Protest Killing of Mexican Student Teachers in Ayotzinapa

When: Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 12:00 pm
Where: Mexican Consulate • 55 Franklin St • Downtown Crossing T • Boston

Vigil and protest at the Mexican Consulate in downtown Boston. This Wednesday, Massachusetts residents of Mexican origin and their allies will call attention to an atrocity involving the Mexican government, gangs, police and the military.

The vigil at dusk will feature photos of the disappeared; these will be illuminated by flashlights held by attendees.

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A week of Salvadoran Solidarity

When: Thursday, October 23, 2014, 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Where: Cambridge Senior Center • 806 Mass. Ave. (Central Sq T stop) • Cambridge

Saturday, October 18 - Thursday, October 23, 2014

A Week of Salvadoran Solidarity
with San José Las Flores Mayor Felipe Tobar
and Council President Douglas Serrano

Thursday, October 23, 6:30-8:30
Cambridge Senior Center, 806 Mass. Ave. (Central Sq stop)

CROSSING BORDERS: ORGANIZING IN EL SALVADOR AND THE U.S.

How US foreign policy created the immigration crisis

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A week of Salvadoran Solidarity

When: Saturday, October 18, 2014, 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Where: Cambridge Co-Housing • 175 Richdale Ave (Porter Square T stop) • Cambridge

Saturday, October 18 - Thursday, October 23, 2014

A Week of Salvadoran Solidarity
with San José Las Flores Mayor Felipe Tobar
and Council President Douglas Serrano

Saturday, October 18, 6:30-8:30 PM
Cambridge Co-Housing, 175 Richdale Ave (closest – Porter Sq. T)

REPORT BACK FROM SAN JOSÉ LAS FLORES

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The Immigration Crisis: Has US Foreign Policy Created It? What Can We Do About It?

When: Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: encuentro 5 • 9A Hamilton Place • Park St T • Boston

Immigrant childrenA forum cosponsored by United for Justice with Peace and Massachusetts Trust Act Coalition

Featuring Prof. Aviva Chomsky, author of Undocumented, How Immigration Became Illegal (2014)

Gabriel Camacho, of Massachusetts Trust Act Coalition and American Friends Service Committee (AFSC)

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The Professor & the President: Who’s the Bully?

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