[act-ma] 6/04-11 "5 Days for the Cuban 5" in Washington D.C!
July 26th Coalition
info at july26.org
Fri May 23 15:43:10 PDT 2014
Dolores Huerta, Ignacio Ramonet, Gayle McLaughlin, Fernando Morais,
Danny Glover, Jurists, Human Right Organizations and Parliamentarians
from Latin America and Europe to attend the III"5 Days for the Cuban 5"
in Washington D.C!
5 DAYS FOR THE CUBAN 5
Two weeks to go! It is not too late to come to Washington!
Join supporters and personalities from the United States, Latin America,
Canada and Europe to ask President Obama for a change of policy towards
Cuba and to find a humanitarian solution to the case of the "Cuban
Five." There is still time to be part of the upcoming week of activities
in support of the Cuban Five.
People attending the "5 Days for the Cuban 5" will travel from cities
all over the United States, Latin America, Canada and Europe. Friends
and personalities will arrive in Washington from cities from all regions
of the United States including a delegation of Cuban residents from
Miami. Beyond the U.S. borders participants will come from Argentina,
Australia, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, the Dominican
Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, England, France, Germany, Greece, Haiti,
Italy, Mexico, Nicaragua, Puerto Rico, Quebec, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden
and Venezuela will participate. For more information...
Panel of legal experts will update the case of the Cuban 5. On June 6 as
part of the two-day Conference, "New Era in U.S.-Cuba Relations" a legal
panel will bring together a number of lawyers from the U.S. and abroad
including the Cuban 5 leading attorney Martin Garbus. He will be joined
by Peter Schey, Director of the Center for Human Rights and
Constitutional Law, Ramsey Clark, former U.S. Attorney General, José
Pertierra, Immigration Attorney who represents the Venezuelan government
in the extradition case of Luis Posada Carriles, Phil Horowitz, Attorney
of René González, Cesar Brito, President of the Brazilian Order of
Lawyers, Beinuz Smukler, President of the Advisory Board of the American
Association of Jurists, Rafael Anglada, Attorney from Puerto Rico, Steve
Cottingham, Attorney from England, Eberhard Schulz, Attorney from
Germany, Tecla Faranda, Attorney from Italy and Art Heitzer, National
Lawyers Guild. Learn more...
Two new Videos will be shown during the 2-Day Conference
On 5 June, a new documentary by renowned Cuban photographer and
filmmaker Roberto Chile about the International Commission of Inquiry
that took place in London in March will be featured during lunch time.
And on June 6, also during lunch time, the unfinished documentary of the
late Saul Landau, "The Sexual Revolution in Cuba" will be shown in his
memory. See details on June 5 and June 6...
On-line Pre-Registration for June 5 and 6 two-day conference is open
These attending the Conference can register the same day, but we highly
recommend that those who want to attend pre-register by going to the
A Call for action all over the world during the upcoming actions in
Washington. We make a special appeal to friends of Cuba and the Five
from around the world so that they can unite their voices from their
countries to accompany the activities in Washington, with parallel
actions from June 4 to 10 including sit-ins, demonstrations,
pronouncements, art exhibits, a general twitazo, articles in the media,
activation of social networks, etc.
This is the time to ask for real changes in U.S. policies towards Cuba!
This is the time to ask Obama for the immediate release of Gerardo,
Ramón y Antonio!
Join the International Committee for the Freedom of the Cuban 5,
friends, and supporters from around the world at the 3rd Annual 5 Days
for the Cuban 5 in Washington, D.C.
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