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A Day of Solidarity with the People of Puerto Rico

September 21, 2019 // 0 Comments

2:00 pm – An interactive conversation with former Political Prisoners 7:00 pm – A play, “Lolita: A Monologue” about the life of Lolita Lebrón.  Ticket Information  visit this link The Organizing Committee for the Day of Solidarity with the People of Puerto Rico extends an …

As Puerto Rico seeks to recover from Hurricane Maria, major decisions are being made about the island’s future.  Will global corporations impose the same old model or will grassroots sustainable alternatives win the day?   What are the implications elsewhere?   Following a showing of Naomi Klein’s short film, …

Come hear the politics and history of Puerto Rico by one of the Puerto Rican attorney and organizer, Jasmine Gomez, with great music and company! Jasmine will discuss the history of political inequality and corporate dominance in Puerto Rico. Drawing from that history, Jasmine will …

How was the groundwork for the ongoing hurricane disaster in Puerto Rico laid by a legacy of U.S. intervention, colonialism, neo-liberal economic policy, unsustainable agricultural development, and the deepening climate crisis?  How are Puerto Rican activists promoting economic sustainability and social justice? Join us for a discussion with …

Decolonize Puerto Rico: March and Rally

December 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

Join ‘Raíces Borikén Collective’ on Saturday, December 17th at 1:00 P.M., to continue the movement to decolonize Puerto Rico. We will start in Betances Plaza, located in South End’s Villa Victoria neighborhood, to share stories, healing, art, and education before marching (con political paranda y …