Neal Gettinger / A sewage-filled ditch in CitÃ© Soleil,
a sprawling slum on the outskirts of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
Copyright 2005 The New York Times Company.
Lecture/Discussion: From its inception as the first black republic to the current struggles against US imperialism, Haiti is steeped in revolutionary history. Tonight’s panel will examine the current conditions of the Haitian workers movement, in light of the search and appointment of a Prime Minister. The discussion will focus on the connecting of Haiti to the global food crisis as well as effects of the Free Trade Agreement of the Americas.
Daniel Michel is a long-time activist who supports the struggles for radical transformation of Haitian society and also participates in the struggle to build a proletarian alternative in American society.
Date: Friday, August 22, 2008
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: 451 West Street (between Bank & Bethune Streets)
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