Stand in solidarity with
the people of Venezuela and Cuba
In this email:
- December 2: National Venezuela Solidarity Day
- Reminder - November 8 Venezuela Solidarity event in New York City
- Update on letter writing campaign against the blockade of Cuba
- Donations are urgently needed
The A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition is supporting the
December 2 National Venezuela Solidarity Day
Stop U.S. Interference in Venezuelan
and Latin American Democracies!
Write-In/Email - Teach-Ins - Demonstrations
Via the National Endowment for Democracy and USAID, the U.S. has supported several attempts to bring down Venezuela's elected government, including a failed military coup led by SOA-trained soldiers. On December 2, the anniversary of the Monroe Doctrine, let's demand an end to U.S. interference in Latin American democracies.
For more information about the December 2 National Venezuela Solidarity Day contact the Latin American Solidarity Coalition.
Tell Bush & Congress:
Hands Off Venezuela!
Stop Interfering in Venezuela's Democratic Processes!
You can use the simple mechanism that the A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition has set up for the Latin America Solidarity Coalition as part of the National Venezuela Solidarity Day to send a message to the Congressional Representative in your District, Senators in your state, and President George W. Bush. Click here to take action now!
Reminder - November 8 Venezuela Solidarity event in New York City
An Evening in Solidarity with
Tuesday, November 8
New York City
123 West 43rd Street between 6th Ave. & Broadway
*Cease tensions between the U.S. government and the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela!
*Respect international law and the sovereign rights of all nations!
The program will include several representatives of Venezuela’s Bolivarian Movement, in the U.S. for the first time, and others.
All tickets $20 - General Admission. Tickets may be purchased beginning at 5 pm on November 8 at the Town Hall Box office.
Update on letter writing campaign against the blockade of Cuba
Today, the United Nations General Assembly voted overwhelmingly in favor of the resolution introduced by Cuba demanding the unconditional lifting of the U.S. blockade.
This is the fourteenth consecutive year that the UN General Assembly has voted in favor of this resolution against the blockade. This year, 182 countries voted in favor, 4 against, and 1 abstained.
Tell Bush, Congress, and
Over 23,000 letters have been sent in the last week through the A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition website expressing opposition to the U.S. blockade of Cuba. This easy-to-use mechanism allows you to send a letter to the Congressional Representative in your District, Senators in your state, President George W. Bush, Secretary of the Department of Commerce Carlos M. Gutierrez, and Secretary of the Treasury John William Snow. Please take a moment now, by clicking here, to send a message to Bush and Congress.
Donations are urgently needed
Donations are urgently needed to help sustain the A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition in its many projects, including building opposition to the war in Iraq, mobilizing against the blockade of Cuba, organizing in support of the Palestinian and Haitian people, and more. It is only because of the generous donations of people who support this work that the A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition can continue to provide effective organizing tools for the broader movement for social change. To make a donation on a secure server, click here.
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