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Peoples' Tribunal & Assembly Print E-mail

September 21st - 23rd, 2012


Almost 14 years ago, the Cuban Five – René González, Gerardo Hernández, Antonio Guerrero, Ramon Labañino and Fernando González – were falsely charged and wrongly in a Miami courtroom of "conspiracy to commit espionage" against the U.S. on behalf of the Cuban government. Ever since the unjust conviction, the five Cubans have been held in separate U.S. prisons, often in solitary confinement.

Victory for the Caravan to Cuba! Print E-mail

Joint Statement and Report by Occupy Border groups:

Vancouver Communities in Solidarity with Cuba (VCSC) and the BC Aid Network for Cuba (BCANC)
www.vancubasolidarity.com | www.bcanc.org
July 6, 2012

In memory of a true fighter for peace and social justice causes Rev. Lucius Walker, the founder of IFCO/Pastors for Peace and the inspirer and founder of the Pastors for Peace Caravan to Cuba

Victory for the Caravan to Cuba!
Victory for the Cuban People!
Victory for Humanity!

U.S. and Canadian activists with the Pastors for Peace Caravan to Cuba, organized by IFCO/Pastors for Peace and local groups and individuals, joined together to break the U.S. blockade against Cuba – a truck of humanitarian aid previously denied and rejected by U.S. customs officials is now on its way to Cuba!
U.S. Customs Releases B.C. Charity Goods Truck Bound for Cuba Print E-mail

By John Colebourn, The Province July 3, 2012

U.S. Customs officials on Monday changed their minds and allowed a pickup truck full of humanitarian aid for Cuba to go through the border.

A B.C. group transporting the humanitarian aid to Cuba was denied entry into the U.S. on Sunday.

The Hamilton Friendship Association with Cuba Proudly Presents: Print E-mail


A Summer Evening of Film, Poetry & Music:

Momentos de Amor

A Fundraiser for the Annual Pastors for Peace Cuba Caravan.

Some Highlights include screening of excerpts from the renowned film Moments with Fidel and live Latin music by local artists

Thursday, July 5 at 6:00pm

Workers Arts and Heritage Centre, 51 Stuart St

$10.00 Entry - Pay what you can, no one turned away!

Cost includes dinner and unlimited non-alcoholic drinks. Cash bar.

On Thursday, July 5, our U.S. friends from IFCO Pastors for Peace will visit Hamilton as part of the annual Cuba Caravan. The Hamilton Friendship Association with Cuba (HFAC) is pleased to again host the Caravan and calls on all friends of Cuba to join us in giving the Caravinistas a warm Steeltown welcome during our exciting program, Momentos de Amor - A Summer Evening of Film, Poetry & Music.

Evening Highlights

Momentos de Amor will feature excerpts from Moments with Fidel, Cuban director Rebeca Chávez’s exceptional documentary on the Cuban revolution and its leader. The film brings to life key moments in Cuban history with rare and inspiring archival footage. We will also be screening the rare Cuban film Condemn Me, It Does Not Matter.

Local poets and artists will also be on hand to perform, and display original and classic works of art. Stay tuned for future updates!

Join Us!

For love of peace, friendship and relations of goodwill between the peoples of the world; for love of Cuba and its people; join us for this exciting cultural, political and social fundraiser.

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Pastors for Peace Caravan to CUBA! Print E-mail


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