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|The Cuban Revolution at 50|
|Date||Friday January 02|
|Time||6:30 PM - 9:00 PM|
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San José Peace and Justice Center
48 South Seventh Street
San Jose, CA 95112
|Organizer/Author||San José Peace and Justice Center|
|Address||48 S. Seventh St., San Jose, CA 95112|
On the 50th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution (January 1, 1959), Gloria La Riva and Sharat G. Lin discuss its significance, its lessons, and the challenges it faces from hostile U.S. policy.Added to the calendar on Friday Dec 26th, 2008 6:45 PM
• How Cubans celebrate a 50th anniversary
• Myths and facts about Cuba today
• Cuban revolution and international solidarity
• Cuba’s healthcare system for people, not profits
• Recent developments in Cuba and response to hurricanes
• Why the U.S. blockade on Cuba must end
• The Cuban Five
Gloria La Riva has led many delegations to Cuba. She is a union and antiwar organizer, coordinator of the National Committee to Free the Cuban Five, and was the 2008 presidential candidate of the Party for Socialism and Liberation.
Sharat G. Lin is with the San José Peace and Justice Center. He writes on global political economy, labor migration, the Middle East, India, and Latin America.
Refreshments at 6:30 p.m., program begins at 7 p.m.
Donation: $5-10 (no one turned away)
Sponsored by SJPJC, Movimiento de Acion Inspirando Servicio (MAÍZ), Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF), South Bay Mobilization (SBM), Healthcare for All (Silicon Valley chapter), National Committee to Free the Cuban Five.
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