Hands Off Latin America! ¡Que Viva Latino America Libre!
Date(s) - 12/10/2012 - 13/10/2012
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Hand Off Latin America! ¡Que Viva Latino America Libre!
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When: Friday, October 12th, 2012 – March from 5pm, Social 9pm-Midnight
17:00-18:00 hours; Assemble US Embassy, Grosvenor Square, W1A 1AE
18:00-19:00 hours; Lonmin HQ SW1X 7LY, Embassy of Spain SW1X 8SB, Embassy of Peru SW1X 9SP
19:00-20:00 hours; Rally in front of Ecuadorian and Colombian Embassies SW1X OLS, Knightsbridge tube; behind Harrods
21:00-00:00 hours; Party fiesta! Celebration of Resistance! Free food and Latin American social, Bar is open til midnight; SOAS Student Union, Institute of Education, WC1H OAL
This is a terrific lead in event to the Global Day of Noise (which is the next day; so bring flyers and Bambuser) and a great way for Occupiers to show solidarity with Latin American Londoners.
1492, 12 October marks the year colonialism and imperialism began in what is now Latin America; 520 years of genocide and imperialism. October 12 is a day of commiseration and solidarity with the peoples of Latin America
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¡Abajo los tratados de libre comercio!
¡Por la defensa de la soberanía alimentaria!
¡Por la solidaridad con la resistencia popular internacional!
¡Viva la resistencia cultural Latinoamericana!
Down with Free Trade Agreements!
In defence of food sovereignty!
In solidarity with popular international resistance!
Viva Latin American cultural resistance!
March: Friday 12 October 2012PLATAFORMA MARCHA 12 de OCTUBRE
Convened by: Movimiento Micaela Bastidas-UK, Colombia Solidarity Campaign, Movimiento Socio Político Marcha Patriotica, Campaña Latin American Perspective in Education, Biofuel Watch, Frente de Defenza de la Democracia (Paraguay), The Latin American Liberation Front, Latin America Workers Association, Cajamarca Solidarity Campaign, Enlace Internacional Mapuche, YoSoy123 (UK), Movimiento Andino Jose Maria Arguedas-UK, independent friends, with others joining.
Bookings are closed for this event.