PR UN Reception/Weekend/Jericho Event
- The ProLibertad Freedom Campaign
ProLibertad@... and ProLibertad.Campaign@...
ProLibertad Hotline: 718-601-4751
DESPIERTA BORICUA!! GETTING BACK TO OUR ROOTS!!
ProLibertad is calling on all our allies to join us �Rican Weekend (June
9th-10th) as we hand out literature on Puerto Rico and the Puerto Rican
Thousands of Boricuas are waiting to learn more about the Puerto Rican
JOIN US AS WE GET BACK TO OUR ROOTS!!
SATURDAY June 9th, 2007 at 10am El Barrio Festival Meet
ProLibertad at 339 e116th St.
(btwn. 1st-2nd Aves.) Light Blue Building
SUNDAY June 10th, 2007 at 10am
National Puerto Rican Day Parade
Meet us on the corner of e45th St. and 3rd Avenue. Look for the ProLibertad
LET US KNOW IF YOU ARE GOING TO JOIN US: Call ProLibertad at 718-601-4751 or
FREE PUERTO RICO: End Colonialism NOW!!
Thurs. June 14, 2007 at 6:30pm at Hunter College West Building 2nd Floor
E68th St. and Lexington Avenue (Take the #6 train to E68th St.)
Donation: $10 or your best offer (no one will be turned away)
Join the ProLibertad Freedom Campaign for our annual Reception/Forum for the
Puerto Rico Delegation of the United Nations De-Colonization Committee
Every year a Delegation from Puerto Rico comes to the United Nations to
testify to the U.N. De-Colonization Committee; to make the case for the
liberation of Puerto Rico, Vieques and the release of the Puerto Rican
Political Prisoners and Prisoners of War.
This delegation is made up of various activists from the different
organizations throughout Puerto Rico that fight for the independence of
This reception/forum is an opportunity for allies of the Puerto Rican
independence movement in NYC to converse with activists from Puerto Rico!!
Come hear updates on: Economic Crisis in Puerto Rico, Labor Struggle in
Puerto Rico, FBI Repression of the Independence Movement
The following organizations and individuals are invited: El Frente
Socialista, The Island of Vieques, ProLibertad, El Partido Nacionalista
Puertorrique�o, and many other organizations from New York and Puerto
Join NYC Jericho & Friends for an evening dedicated to Struggles for the
at The Brecht Forum 451 West Street (West Side Highway, between Bank &
Friday, June 15, 2007
7 to 10 p.m.
Screening of the film
Un Granito de Arena (A Grain of Sand)
For over 20 years, global economic forces have been dismantling public
education in Mexico, but always in the constant shadow of popular
resistance. Granito de Arena is the story of that resistance, the story of
hundreds of thousands of public schoolteachers whose grassroots, non-violent
movement took Mexico by surprise, and who have endured brutal repression and
incarceration in their 25-year struggle for social and economic justice in
Mexico�s public schools.
Speakers will include:
Ismael Guadalupe Ortiz
Vieques Land Struggle Activist
Report from Chiapas
Invited speakers on the Oaxaca struggle
Light refreshments will be served
For more information, call the Brecht Forum at (212) 242-4201 or
NYC Jericho at (718) 853-0893
A, C, E or L to 14th Street & 8th Ave, walk down 8th Ave. to Bethune, turn
right, walk west to the river, turn left. 1, 2, 3 or 9 to 14th Street & 7th
Ave, get off at south end of station, walk west on 12th Street to 8th Ave,
left to Bethune, turn right, walk west to the river, turn left. PATH Train
to Christopher Street, north on Greenwich St to Bank Street, left to the
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