DePaul Fall 2014 Film Series: Peoples’ Struggles in the Americas

DePaul University Schmitt Academic Center Room 254 2320 N. Kenmore Avenue. Chicago (2 blocks west of Fullerton Red Line) Sundays  at  2pm   October 26              Revolutionary Medicine : The Story of the First Garifuna Hospital Speaker from Honduras Solidarity Network Revolutionary Medicine is a 45-minute documentary by Beth Geglia and Jesse Freeston, who had been … Continue reading DePaul Fall 2014 Film Series: Peoples’ Struggles in the Americas

Loyola African-Women-Labor-Latin America Film Series Jan-June 2014

Loyola Film Series: Winter-Spring 2014 Afro-American, African, Women, Labor, and Latin America Sundays, 2pm Loyola University (downtown) Corboy Law Center, room 422, 25 E. Pearson Street, Chicago (one block north of Chicago & State Red line L stop) January 12   Negroes with Guns: Robert Williams and Black Power (2004) Williams was a NAACP leader in … Continue reading Loyola African-Women-Labor-Latin America Film Series Jan-June 2014

Report on the International Peoples Tribunal on Leonard Peltier

https://zcomm.org/znetarticle/report-on-the-international-peoples-tribunal-on-leonard-peltier-by-stan-smith/ “Manifest Destiny was a terrible doctrine that cost the lives of millions of our native peoples.” “We are the subjects of the longest undeclared war in the history of the United States.”               Dennis Banks     “The FBI is the continuation of historic US policy, the modern day cavalry.”  Bill Means … Continue reading Report on the International Peoples Tribunal on Leonard Peltier

Political Prisoners in the United States

Leonard Peltier, an activist in the American Indian Movement, whose goal was to organize the native American communities to stand up for their rights. In a Cointelpro style operation, he was sentenced to life for murdering two FBI agents on the basis of fabricated and suppressed evidence. Evidence exonerating Peltier was withheld by the FBI. … Continue reading Political Prisoners in the United States

Loyola Fall 2013 Latin America and Political Repression Film Series

Latin America and Political Prisoners Film Series Loyola University (downtown campus) Corboy Law Center,    room 422 Sundays,     2pm 25 E. Pearson Street, Chicago  September 15   Will the Real Terrorist Please Stand Up?   By Saul Landau  2010  85 min Twelve years after five Cubans were arrested in America for espionage, Saul Landau has made a … Continue reading Loyola Fall 2013 Latin America and Political Repression Film Series

Presentation at First National Conference of Committee to Stop FBI Repression

Conference introductory remarks by Sarah Smith, Chicago Committee to Free the Cuban Five, Committee to Stop FBI Repression, one of the 23 subpoenaed. I would like to welcome everyone here today  to our very first national conference hosted by the Committee to Stop FBI Repression.  Some of you have come from very far away, even driving from … Continue reading Presentation at First National Conference of Committee to Stop FBI Repression

Police Torture, FBI Frame-ups, Political Prisoners: The Cuban 5, Muhammed Salah, Chicago Police torturer Jon Burge

Police Torture, FBI Frame-ups, Political Prisoners: the Cuban 5, Muhammad Salah, Chicago Police torturer Jon Burge Friday October 6, 7pm DePaul University, Schmitt Academic Center, 1st floor 2320 N. Kenmore, Chicago Ishmael Muhammad, Assistant Minister to the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan, visited Cuba, met Fidel Castro and the families of the Cuban 5 with Nation … Continue reading Police Torture, FBI Frame-ups, Political Prisoners: The Cuban 5, Muhammed Salah, Chicago Police torturer Jon Burge