Take Cuba off Washington’s list of state-sponsored terrorism.
*End all US Anti-Cuba economic, trade, travel sanctions.
*End the US blockade against Cuba.
The UN General Assembly’s annual vote demanding an end to the “the Economic, Commercial and Financial embargo imposed by the United States against Cuba” – the blockade — will take place November 2 and 3. This is the 30th consecutive vote in which the world community overwhelmingly condemns the cruel, unjust, & illegal US blockade! The undersigned are committed to building & supporting a powerful, united demonstration in LA Saturday, October 29. We are also committed to organizing & supporting local actions around the world 10/27-11/3, including the monthly Puentes de Amor caravans & rallies to end the blockade.
When: October 29, 11 AM
Where: Westwood Federal Building (11000 Wilshire Blvd LA, CA 90002)
Floyd Bryan- President, ILWU S.CA District Council.
Guadalupe Cardona- Chair, LA Raza Educators Association
Bita Amani-Public Health Professor and Social Epidemiologist
Mike Vera- Inland Boatmen’s Union of the Pacific, So. CA.
Kevin Kucera- Int’l Assoc of Machinists, Bus. Rep District 190
Lee Robinson-African Awareness Association
Tania Torres- Producer & host, Canto Sin Fronteras, KPFK
James Lafferty- National Lawyers Guild LA President, Emeritus
Mzuri Pambeli- S. CA All African People’s Revolutionary Party
Lawrence Reyes- National Boricua Human Rights Network
Mark Gaynor- Westside Chair, Democratic Socialists of America
Vinnie De Stefano- Founding Member Julian Assange Defense
Arturo O’Farrill- Afro-Latin Jazz Alliance, Prof. UCLA, Jazz
George Funmaker-Native American, Ho-Chunk/Dakota nations
Juan Blanco/Angelica Cardona-San Diego ‘We Are One’
José Prado- Cal State Dominguez Hills, Sociology professor
Emily Zamora-Bus Riders Union
Carlos Ugalde- Glendale Com. College, Professor Latin American Studies
Fanny Ortiz- Venceremos Brigade-LA
Linh Co- La MAS
Los Angeles Hands Off Cuba Committee
Sandy Moreno- U.S. Labor Against Racism and War
Anti-Racist Action-LA /People Against Racist Terror (ARA-LA/PART)
Walter Lippmann- CubaNews, Editor-in-Chief
Tsukuru Fors- Pacific Asian Nuclear-Free Peace Alliance
Brown Bear Party
Harriet Tubman Center for Social Justice
Iña Martinez-Int’l Coord, Uniting Peace w/Actions, Respect, Dignity
Socialist Unity Party
Pacifica Fightback All organizations for Identification only