Posts tagged: convergence

Johann Hari: Everything We Know About the Drug War & Addiction is Wrong

“And I would say to anyone watching this, you know, it’s so easy to feel daunted by the big political challenges we’ve got. It’s so easy, especially with something as huge as the drug war. You are so much more powerful than you know. Bud (Osborne) was a homeless street addict, and he started a […]

Tuesday Jan 6, 2015 Rally in D.C.

Sorry for last minute notice. Here is the message below. We are everywhere! FoBW There is still time for you to invite friends in Washington today Saturday for Tuesday rally! Also, our 20+ people delegation from New York supporting Ayotzinapa will be traveling and rallying all day long. We don’t have any resources except our […]

Friends of Brad Will Meeting Jan30 7:30-9:30

Friends, There will be a meeting to talk over matters that Friends of Brad Will are working on. January 30th, 7:30-9:30pm at St. Mark’s Church, in the big room. It will likely not be a long meeting, so please arrive at or close to the start time. Proposed Agenda: i. Justice for Brad ii. Stopping […]

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Friends of Brad Will meeting January 30 7:30-9:30 NYC

Friends, There will be a meeting to talk over matters that Friends of Brad Will are working on. January 30th, 7:30-9:30pm at St. Mark’s Church, in the big room. It will likely not be a long meeting, so please arrive at or close to the start time. Proposed Agenda: i. Justice for Brad ii. Stopping […]

Wednesday January 23rd, 2008 in , , , | No Comments »

Saturday Roving Garden Party for the Community Gardens. June 16th 2:00pm

Dear Friends of Brad, Benjamin here. I am helping coordinate the Saturday Roving Garden Party for the Community Gardens. I wanted to find out if a member of your group would like to come and bring a puppet of Brad for the parade. Brad was a constant in the NYC garden movement. His writing on […]

June 14 Anniversary events

JUNE 14 anniversary events 14 DE JUNIO NO SE OLVIDA “El amanecer de una ciudad… El despertar de un pueblo” COMUNA RADIAL OAXACA

Resistencia Visual: Street Art From the Popular Movement in Oaxaca, Mexico: April 26th-May 24th: Opening Thursday April 26th 7pm: ABC No Rio

Resistencia Visual Street Art From the Popular Movement in Oaxaca, Mexico April 26th-May 24th Opening Thursday April 26th 7pm ABC No Rio 156 Rivington St (btn Clinton & Suffolk St) (212)254-3697 www.abcnorio.org This exhibit is made up of woodblock prints and stencils made by ASAR-O (Oaxacan Assembly of Revolutionary Artists), a collective involved in the […]

Monday April 23rd, 2007 in , , , , | No Comments »

Networking Gatherings to Watch a Special on Oaxaca on Latinos Based National Television and Mobilize: April 19, 9pm

Ana Cardona wrote: OAXACA TV PROGRAM AND DISCUSSION Greetings, Mi name is Maricruz Badia, I am the outreach coordinator for HITN, the channel that educates and entertains, the first national public television network for Latinos in the United States. I am writing because on Thursday April 19 at 9 PM Eastern Time, we will broadcast […]

Thursday April 5th, 2007 in , , , , | No Comments »

Family of Murdered Independent Journalist Brad Will to Visit Mexico City and Oaxaca

The family of Bradley Roland Will, the independent US photojournalist shot and killed last October 27th in Oaxaca, will visit Mexico from March 19th to March 23rd, 2007. The purpose of the Will family’s visit is to push for a legitimate investigation into Brad’s murder and to insist that the responsible parties be held accountable. […]

Monday March 19th, 2007 in , , , , | No Comments »

DEC16: ACTION MTG FOR DEC 22 and ART/PROP MAKING IN SUPPORT OF OAXACA

At the NYC Oaxaca Solidarity Network meeting last night (roughly 80 folks in attendance from a variety of groups) there was agreement around coordinating a New York City response to the Zapatista call for global solidarity actions in support of Oaxaca on December 22nd. Please join us tomorrow, Saturday – WHAT: ACTION MTG FOR DEC […]

Oaxaca Solidarity/Solidaridad Benefit: Sunday, 2pm – 12am

A full day of art exhibits, screenings, spoken word, folkloric danzantes, live music, hip hop… $5 -$10 Suggested Donation (no one turned away) Coperacion Voluntaria (ninguno rechazado) Julia de Burgos Cultural Arts Center 1680 Lexington Avenue (corner of 106th Street) (esquina de la Calle 106) New York, NY 10029 (212) 831-4333 Oaxaca Solidarity Benefit / […]

Wednesday November 29th, 2006 in , , , , | No Comments »

Brad Will Garden Memorial Gathering and Celebration at Nueva Esperanza Community Garden Encampment!

This Sunday, November 12th, there will be an outdoor celebration of Brad’s life, and his work protecting community gardens. The weather should be sunny, and we will have a picnic and barbeque! Additionally, we shall be planting in the garden and may be building a ‘winterized’ structure to keep garden protectors warm and dry throughout […]

Wednesday November 8th, 2006 in , , , | No Comments »

OAXACA ENCUENTRO THIS SUNDAY

As part of the Memorial and Convergence, there will be a day-long Oaxaca encuentro on Sunday, November 12, from 2p-Midnight! @ St. Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery (131 E. 10th St on the corner of 2nd Ave in Manhattan’s East Village) To learn more about the struggle that Brad Will was in Oaxaca to document, come to […]

Wednesday November 8th, 2006 in , , , | No Comments »

MEMORIAL AND CONVERGENCE IN HONOR OF BRAD WILL

November 11th-12th, 2006, New York City. A weekend of gatherings, memorials, concerts and conversations will take place over the weekend of November 11th and 12th, in New York City, to remember our dear friend and fallen comrade Brad Will. A memorial will take place in St. Mark’s Church on the Bowery from 1:00pm-5:00pm on Saturday […]

Friday November 3rd, 2006 in , , , , | 11 Comments »