portland independent media center  
images audio video
newswire article announcements global

human & civil rights | imperialism & war

Tonight - Latin America Report Back

I met a person today downtown who informed me about a South America Report Back that is going on tonight here in Portland.
Here is a short YouTube clip from the announcement today at Pioneer Square.

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vH_Sd52FZbE
(2:25 min video)

Here is information I took from the calendar at the First Unitarian Church:

Event Details for 9.17.11 in Portland Oregon
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Event Title: WILPF US/Latin American Policy Filed under:Social Justice
Event Date:Saturday, September 17, 2011 7pm - 9pm
Location:A303 Fireside Room

WILPF (Women's International League for Peace and Freedom) and Barby and Vic Ulmer of Our Developing World present a program on US/Latin American Foreign Policy: Bullying based on their many ODW tours to Guatemala, Nicaragua, Honduras, EL Salvador, Cuba, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, and Venezuela with an 8 minute dvd of the Courageous Hondurans in Resistance.

Saturday, Sept. 17, 7 p.m. in the Fireside Room: button 3A in the Buchan elevator. Enter via brick walkway on SW 12th.
Door prizes!

Vic and Barby Ulmer, long time life WILPF members and co-founders and co-directors of odw have been taking small groups to Guatemala, Nicaragua, Honduras, El Salvador, and Ecuador, Venezuela, Peru and Bolivia since 1982 and Cuba since 1980. They returned from Cuba April 30 '11. They accompanied the Hondurans opposing the coup government in June/July'10.