End the US Blockade of Cuba! End the Travel Ban to Cuba! Return Guantanamo to Cuba!

  End the US Blockade of Cuba! End the Travel Ban to Cuba! Return Guantanamo to Cuba! Friday June 16   4:30 to 6pm Federal Building,  230 S. Dearborn, Chicago In spite of Obama’s restoring diplomatic relations with Cuba, the U.S. economic war and blockade against Cuba continues. This blockade has been repeatedly condemned by … Continue reading End the US Blockade of Cuba! End the Travel Ban to Cuba! Return Guantanamo to Cuba!

Fall 2016 Film Series: The Fight Against the 1%

Sundays,  2pm Loyola University (downtown) Corboy Law Center, room  301,   25 E. Pearson Street, Chicago (one block north of Chicago & State Red line L stop) September  18           Shock Doctrine                                  2009       A documentary adaptation Naomi Klein's 2007 … Continue reading Fall 2016 Film Series: The Fight Against the 1%

The US Economic and Media War on Venezuela and Cuba: The Present Regime Change Strategy of the US government and How we can Organize Against it

Wilmer Omar Barrientos Fernández, Ambassador of Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in Canada Eva, Instituto Cubano de Amistad con los Pueblos Stan Smith, Chicago ALBA Solidarity Tamara Hansen, Fire This Time newspaper Alison Bodine, Vancouver Communities in Solidarity with Cuba Montreal World Social Forum  workshop Aug 10 2016 13:00 - 15:30 The Bolivarian government of Venezuela … Continue reading The US Economic and Media War on Venezuela and Cuba: The Present Regime Change Strategy of the US government and How we can Organize Against it

Discussion With Cubans About Life Under Blockade… During the Changing US-Cuban Relations

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SeRqQnBBpAo&t=69s This workshop with Cubans will present their separate views on how they see the process of re-establishing relations with the US. This includes explaining what remains unchanged with with US blockade, and the continuing damage this inflicts on Cuba. They will give their views on the daily life of the Cuban people, the economic … Continue reading Discussion With Cubans About Life Under Blockade… During the Changing US-Cuban Relations

Defending their Gains – Cuban, Venezuelan, US Workers Against the 1%

Thursday May 19th, 6:30-8:30 pm Debs Hall, Workers United, 333 S. Ashland Felipe Perez Cruz, Member of National Union Cuban Historians (UNHIC) and Cuba Writers and Artist Union (UNEAC) Jesus Rodriguez Espinosa, Consul General, Consulate of Venezuela in Chicago Richard Monje, Manager and International Vice President, Chicago and Midwest Regional Joint Board, Workers United, SEIU Cuban working people still must struggle to … Continue reading Defending their Gains – Cuban, Venezuelan, US Workers Against the 1%

Open Letter to President Obama to Take Concrete Action on Ending the US Blockade/Embargo on Cuba, and to Return Guantanamo to Cuba

http://www.commondreams.org/newswire/2016/03/17/open-letter-calls-president-end-cuba-embargo-return-guantanamo https://www.greenleft.org.au/content/open-letter-obama-end-us-blockade-cuba-return-guantanamo http://www.thedawn-news.org/2016/03/17/open-letter-to-president-obama-to-take-concrete-action-on-ending-the-us-blockadeembargo-on-cuba-and-to-return-guantanamo-to-cuba/ http://warisacrime.org/content/open-letter-president-obama-take-concrete-action-ending-us-blockadeembargo-cuba-and-return-g http://rootsaction.org/news-a-views/1143-open-letter-to-president-obama-to-take-concrete-action-on-ending-the-us-blockadeembargo-on-cuba-and-to-return-guantanamo-to-cuba To: Foreign Policy Aides From: Stansfield Smith, Chicago ALBA Solidarity Committee via The Latin America Working Group Open Letter to President Obama to Take Concrete Action on Ending the US Blockade/Embargo on Cuba, and to Return Guantanamo to Cuba We welcome President Obama’s decision to travel to Cuba for talks … Continue reading Open Letter to President Obama to Take Concrete Action on Ending the US Blockade/Embargo on Cuba, and to Return Guantanamo to Cuba