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UPCOMING EVENT: JUSTICE FOR CHIAPAS

Autonomy & Human Rights in the Indigenous Communities of Southern Mexico

JUSTICE FOR CHIAPAS!

When: Saturday February 9 at 6pm

Where: The Holdout, 2313 San Pablo Ave, Oakland

Pablo Obando (Communications Director of the Fray Bartolomé de Las Casas Human Rights Center in Chiapas) will speak about the human rights situation in Chiapas, Mexico, the Fray Bartolomé Center’s work, and the role of international solidarity.

The FrayBa Center has been widely recognized for accompanying indigenous communities under attack, documenting abuses, and defending cases in court. It has recently been increasingly threatened by paramilitary organizations for this work.

The event is hosted by the Radio Autonomía Collective (Oakland) and coordinated by Tony Nelson of the Mexico Solidarity Network.

This event is free & open to the public.

*presentation will be in Spanish with English interpretation*

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