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Español Sin Fronteras!

Español Sin Fronteras! is a low cost introductory to basic intermediate
Spanish Conversation Class held three times a month at In Other Words
Women's Books and Resources 8 NE Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97211
www.inotherwords.org . The class is taught by Santa Garcia, a former
Spanish grammar teacher in Mexico City, and covers both conversational
lessons, grammar, and vocabulary. Classes are taught based on students
interest, and in many fun ways including stories and songs. Students are
expected to bring pen and paper to take notes, and encouraged to come
consistently to not lose pace with the others!
Español Sin Fronteras!

Español Sin Fronteras! is a low cost introductory to basic intermediate
Spanish Conversation Class held three times a month at In Other Words
Women's Books and Resources 8 NE Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97211
www.inotherwords.org .The class is taught by Santa Garcia, a former
Spanish grammar teacher in Mexico City, and covers both conversational
lessons, grammar, and vocabulary. Classes are taught based on students
interest, and in many fun ways including stories and songs. Students are
expected to bring pen and paper to take notes, and encouraged to come
consistently to not lose pace with the others!

To participate show up the first Monday of the month at 6:30 (classes run till 8:00), contact
 orapmas@hotmail.com prior to attending your first class and at least 24
hours before a class if you are not going to make it, we need to know who
is coming to be sure to have enough materials on hand!

The class runs every Monday of the month EXCEPT the second Monday of the
month which is the Olin Study Group, which is open to everyone as well and
conducted in English and Spanish. Contact us to get your hands on our
current readings.

Espanol Sin Fronteras is a labor of love and commitment to social justice.
We ask for a 20 dollar monthly donation due on the first Monday of each
month. 15 dollars goes towards expenses and for Santa's time. 5 dollars
will go to In Other Words Books for use of the space.

This class is presented to you by Olin. Olin is a collective of
revolutionaries currently engaged in solidarity work with the Mexican
Revolution, and locally within the immigrant rights movement and the
Campaign to stop the liquefied natural gas [LNG] pipelines through Oregon.
This class is envisioned as a tool for people in our communities looking
to travel, better their organizer tool sets, and to better communicate
with friends and comrades locally and globally.

Contact us!
 olin@riseup.net
Olin's monthly study group site:  http://www.myspace.com/sinfronteras_olin

Olin Mission Statement

'Olin' signifies the word 'movement' in the Nahuatl language of the Aztec
peoples. Olin is an autonomous collective affiliated with Sin Fronteras
Portland. We seek to build solidarity with, and learn from, the many
social movements from below, that are building a new world in Mexico.

We seek to do principled solidarity, and develop solid relationships with
anti-authoritarian/anti-capitalist groups building and struggling in
Mexico. Some of these groups include: the CONSEJO INDÍGENA POPULAR DE
OAXACA—"Ricardo Flores Magón" CIPO-RFM and the Alianza Magonista Zapatista
AMZ (which is a network of several different organizations and
communities) , and also the Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional .

Olin seeks to extend solidarity with the immigrant community locally, and
in the U.S. and with all those struggling against capitalism,
neo-liberalism, and white supremacist anti-immigrant laws. We look to
support and build with the immigrant rights movement, with farm workers,
day laborers, with unions,and other community organizations. We want
tobring the passion for justice that is exploding in Mexico to the U.S. We
will bring to light the many devastating economic policies U.S.
Capitalists are enacting. Policies that are waging economic warfare on
indigenous communities, Mexicans and all of South America such as Plan
Puebla Panama, the North American Free Trade Agreement, and the Central
American FreeTrade Agreement.

Olin will support solidarity calls, raise funds for material aid for
groups we are in working relations with, raise awareness and support for
political prisoners, continue building our analysis of what is going on in
Mexico, assess our skills to best apply them and, overall, do work that is
asked of us in effort towards mutual critical understanding, building
relations, and participating in building global movements towards social
justice.

For more information, or to get involved contact:  olin@riseup.net

¡Todo el poder al pueblo! All Power to the People! -Olin

Declaración de Olin

'Olin' significa 'movimiento' en nahuatl, el idioma de los pueblos
aztecas. Olin es un colectivo autónomo que trabaja dentro del grupo Sin
Fronteras Portland, que trata de establecer solidaridad y aprender de los
varios movimientos sociales desde abajo que siguen luchando en México,
construyendo un mundo nuevo.

Nuestra meta principal es trabajar en solidaridad y desarollar relaciones
fuertes con grupos anti-autoritarios/anticapitalistas luchando en México,
incluyendo el CONSEJO INDÍGENA POPULAR DE OAXACA—"Ricardo Flores Magón"
(CIPO-RFM) y la Alianza Magonista Zapatista

(AMZ, lo cual es una red de varios organizaciónes y comunidades) , así
como el Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional .

Olin busca extender solidaridad con la comunidad migrante localmente, y
tambien desde los Estados Unidos con todos y todas que luchan en contra
del capitalismo, neo-liberalismo, y leyes anti-inmigrantes y racistas.
Esperamos apoyar y construir con los movimientos de los derechos del
imigrante, con l@s campesin@s, con l@s jornaler@s, con las uniones, y con
otras organizaciónes de la comunidad. Deseamos llevar el espíritu de
justicia que se está gestando por todo México aquí a los EU. Traeremos luz
a las varias reglas económicas devastadores promulgadas por los
capitalistas gringos, las reglas con que hacen la guerra económica en las
comunidades indígenas, mexican@s, y todo sudamerica como el Plan Puebla
Panama (PPP), el Acuerdo Norteamericano de Libre Comercio (NAFTA), y el
Acuerdo Centroamericano de Libre Comercio (CAFTA).

Olin apoyará los llamados de solidaridad y recaudará fondos para el apoyo
material a los grupos con los cuales estamos relacionados. Nuestro grupo
tambien ayudará a publicar y apoyar los y las pres@s polític@s, y a la
ves, trabajará a analizar la situación en México para mejor entender y
poder ayudar más productivamente. Queremos participar en los movimientos
globales que luchan por la justicia social.

Para más información, o para participar, escríbanos:  olin@riseup.net

¡Todo el poder al pueblo! All Power to the People! -Olin

Como colectivo Olin tenemos varios proyectos en que trabajamos actualmente
incluyendo presentar nuestro círculo de estudio/discusión mensual, crear
un relación con los grupos Magonistas (el CIPO-RFM y la AMZ), mandar
delegad@s a participar en los encuentros Zapatistas, recaudar fondos para
los pres@s polític@s oaxaqueñ@s, etc. ¡Se pongan en contacto para
participar!

¡Todo el poder al pueblo! All Power to the People! Olin

homepage: homepage: http://www.myspace.com/sinfronteras_olin