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|Oaxaca Benefit at the Vets Hall|
|Date||Wednesday December 13|
|Time||7:00 PM - 9:00 PM|
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Vets Hall in Santa Cruz
846 Front Street
next to the post office
|scimc [at] indymedia.org|
Granito de Arena
"Exciting, inspiring. An extraordinary account of ordinary people organizing, protesting, resisting, against enormous odds." -Howard Zinn
Granito de Arena is a 60 minute documentary telling the story of school teachers in Oaxaca, Mexico, and their grassroots struggle against the global dismantling of public education.
Bilingual presentation from Miguel Zafra
Native Oaxaqueño and member of the Frente Indigena de Organizaciones Binacionales (FIOB), Miguel Zafra will discuss history of the uprising in Oaxaca, not just recent events but the years of struggle that have brought the people of Oaxaca to where they are now.
Donations from the event will be used for medical supplies and media equipment for people in Oaxaca.
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Presented by Santa Cruz Indymedia and Another World is Possible film series