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Boston CISPES 30th Anniversary Party

By alisa - Posted on 11 January 2011

Saturday, January 15th, 2011, 4pm to late

This year marks THREE DECADES of struggle and solidarity with El Salvador’s popular uprising and the Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front (FMLN)!

Since 1980 the Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador has fought unjust US military and political intervention alongside the successful and inspirational Salvadoran movement for justice and self-determination.

4-6pm: Reunion - Catch up with your companer@s who were involved in CISPES during the 80s and 90s.
6-7pm: Panel: "The Achievements of Solidarity" (open to the public)
Featuring: Charles Clements - author "Witness to War"; doctor in the zones of conflict in El Salvador during the civil war; Carr Center for Human Rights, Harvard
Jose Aleman - Consul General of El Salvador for New England
Becky Pierce - Boston CISPES member 1988-1995
7pm-late: P A R T Y ! With live music by the Grass Gypsys featuring Dave Scandurra, Kevin Silvia, and Brian O'Connell

FREE FOOD: homemade pupusas + sandwiches from the Pita Pit, Cheap Drinks
Raffle - win a weekend on the Cape & more fabulous prizes
Radical Cheerleading by Boston Sass Attack

$10-110 sliding scale donation (no one turned away for lack of funds)
All ages
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Whether you were storming the Pentagon in 1988 or have just heard of CISPES, this celebration is for you!

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