Tuesday, Dec. 5
Manhattan Theatre Club
311 W. 43rd St, NYC
Challenges of the Colombian Peace Process and the case of Simon Trinidad
Since the FARC- EP and the Colombian government signed a peace accord there continues to be terrible human rights abuses with targeted assassinations of human rights leaders. In fact, since November 2016 roughly 160 social and political leaders have been assassinated.
The United States continues to imprison Colombian political prisoner and peace-maker Simon Trinidad under very difficult conditions, while Colombian society he be returned to his country to help with reconciliation efforts.
Come and hear speakers from Colombia and others:
Diego Martinez- Legal counselor to the peace talk in Havana, and to the CSIVI
Mark Burton- who is the lawyer of Colombian political prisoner Simon Trinidad.
Cathy Rojas- Colombian-New Yorker organizing Colombian solidarity in NYC
Event Sponsored by:
Party for Socialism and Liberation
Puerto Rican Nationalist Party
Jericho Amnesty Movement for Political Prisoners
Freedom Road Socialist Organization
The Committee to Stop FBI Repression
Alliance for Global Justice
National Committee to Free Ricardo Palmera/Simon Trinidad
International Action Center
National Lawyers Guild International Committee