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Guatemalan Indigenous Speakers Tuesday Feb 18th 7PM at USC

LA LUCHA SIGUE /THE STRUGGLE CONTINUES
TUESDAY Feb 18th 7PM
University of SC, Close-Hipp Building Room, Room 351
CLHIPP 351 located at 1705 College Street, Campus Map: https://www.sc.edu/visit/map/
Featuring Guatemalan indigenous speakers…

Elodia Castillo Vasquez
Indigenous Mayan Ch’orti’ Leader
President of COMUNDICH
(Coordinadora de Asociaciones y Comunidades para el Desarrollo Integral del Pueblo Ch’orti’ – Network of Associations and Communities for Integral Development for the Ch’orti’ People)
Speaking on her work to recover ancestral territory under the threats of a militarized state and the recent state of siege in Guatemala.

Roderico Y. Diaz
Maya Kaqchikel photojournalist based in NC. rodediaz.com  Speaking on the current political situation in Guatemala under the US policy, Alliance for Prosperity and the US “third safe country” agreement with Guatemala through a presentation of his photography.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
FOOD/REFRESHMENTS 6:30PM
Parking in Close-Hipp Garage, Top Level

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Sponsored by
Consortium for Latino Immigration Studies (USC)
Carolina Peace Resource Center
Witness for Peace Southeast

 

 

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Climate Change

CANCELED: Columbia Climate Action this SAT Feb 16

CANCELED: Climate Action this SAT in 5 Points

We apologize for the inconvenience.

SAT Feb 16th, 12pm

5 Points Fountain (Greene & Harden St.)

Can’t make it to the Washington DC?   Noon demo in solidarity with the DC rally.

No Keystone XL Pipeline! No coal, no nukes !  Climate action & clean energy now!

Bring signs; we will have some already made. Sign-making Party ~2pm after David Culp talk at USC’s Green Quad.  See above for more info.

RSVP/Share on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/422687667806785/

 

Want to go to DC for the Forward on Climate Rally?

The Sierra Club of SC has a bus going from SC.

RSVP: http://action.sierraclub.org/site/PageServer?pagename=nat_signup_feb17&chapter=SC

or CONTACT the chapter office at (803)256-8487 or kurt.henning@sierraclub.org