Sept. 5th-Latin America in 21st Century
Latin America in the 21st Century
New Visions New Challenges
Join us for a stimulating discussion about the social and political
changes currently sweeping through Latin America. Learn how progressive
governments backed by powerful social movements are gaining momentum and
joining forces to shift power into the hands of their people and foster
alternative models of development based on cooperation and regional
integration. Find out how countries of Latin America are working together
to confront current economic, environmental, and food crises facing the
planet. Discuss what these changes signify for the region as a whole and
for the U.S.
Featured speakers include the UN ambassadors of Bolivia, Cuba*, Ecuador,
Nicaragua, and Venezuela
When: Friday, September 5, 2008. 6:30 PM
Where: The Great Hall of Cooper Union - 7th Street and 4th Ave, Manhattan
This event is free and open to the public. Admission is on a first come,
first served basis.
Organized by the Alberto Lovera Bolivarian Circle, together with our
partners , including: ANSWERS,Cuba Solidarity NY,Claridad, Casa de las Americas, Disarm, IAC, Worker World Party, Troop Out Now Coalition,Haiti liberte,Pro libertad, Iglesia San Romero las Americas, Committee of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism, Judith Leblanc Communist Party, WBAI Justice and Unity, Free Mumia Abu Jamal Coalition NYC, People's Organization for Progress, Pastor Luis Barrios, Popular Education Project Free de Cuban Five,Socialist Workers Party, Partido Nacionalista de Puerto Rico Junta de Nueva York.
A full list of sponsoring organizations is forthcoming. If
your organization would like to be a sponsor,please let us know..
For more information: 212-942-5758*Pending confirmation