CASA DE LAS AMERICAS AND THE JULY 26TH COALITION INVITE YOU TO JOIN US FOR AN EVENING IN SOLIDARITY WITH CUBA
Celebrate the 57th anniversary of the July 26, 1953, assault on the Moncada barracks, led by Fidel Castro and other Cuban rebels that launched the revolutionary war that toppled the Batista dictatorship in 1959.
SATURDAY, JULY 24, 2010
Martin Luther King, Jr. Labor Center 1199/SEIU UNION HALL
310 W. 43rd Street, Manhattan
Between 8th & 9th Avenues
Reception 6:30pm — Program 7:30pm
Featured Speaker: Rodolfo Benítez Verson, Deputy Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Cuba to the United Nations. Question & Answer Period
Special Guest Speaker from Puerto Rico: Gabriela Quijano, Student Leader, Recent Student Strike at the University of Puerto Rico, Member of the Movimiento Al Socialismo (MAS).
Celebrate the Historic Re-Opening of Casa de las Américas. Greetings from The Consulate of Venezuela, The Consulate of Bolivia, and Haiti Plus. Updates on the Case of the Cuban 5, unjustly jailed in U.S. prisons for defending Cuba from U.S.-based terrorist attacks.
FOOD * REFRESHMENTS * MUSIC BY DJ CARLITO * CUBA LITERATURE & ART POSTERS * NYC
SHOWING OF “FIRE FLIES IN THE NIGHT”
A SHORT VIDEO ON CUBA’S MEDICAL SOLIDARITY IN HAITI * AND MORE
Suggested Donation $10.00 (No One Turned Away For Lack Of Funds)
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