Democratic National Convention
Media Arts Building - 1234 Columbus Avenue
Roxbury Community College - Roxbury, MA 02120
Sunday, July 25
Tuesday July 27
HAITI PRESS CONFERENCE AT THE DNC
12:00 to 1:00 PM
There will be a Haiti Press Conference at the DNC in Boston on July 27, 2004 from 12:00 to 1:00 PM at the Media Arts Building, 1234 Columbus Avenue, Roxbury Community College, Roxbury, MA 02120.
Presented by the Haitian Lawyers Leadership Network, Haitkaah Social Justice Project, Haiti Action Committee, the New England Human Rights Coalition for Haiti and A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition (Act Now To Stop War and End Racism).
The press conference follows a morning Haiti Forum on "The Haitian-American Connection," - a cultural and political event to inform and educate the DNC Delegates and to honor Haiti and those organizations, persons and political entities who stood for Haiti's Democracy and sovereignty In 2004, Haiti's Bi-Centennial year.
Press conference speakers shall include:
Congresswoman Maxine Waters - Congresswoman Barbara Lee
Press conference speakers will address the current humanitarian disaster, brutal repression and human rights violations in Haiti; the unconstitutional removal of Haiti's democratically elected government and the role of the US government in the deliberate destabilization of the Haitian government and the implementation of the coup.
New human rights reports, testimonies and information shall be distributed and the event sponsors will collectively present the Haiti Resolution urging the Democratic Party and nominee to include these six-points in its platform:
WHEN: July 27, 2004 from 9:30 to 3:30
WHAT: A Haiti "teach-in" and press conference, followed by a town hall meeting (a cultural and political event to honor Haiti and those who stood FOR Haiti's democracy and sovereignty during this 2004 bi-centennial year) WHERE: Media Arts Building, 1234 Columbus Avenue, Roxbury Community College, Roxbury, MA 02120
Presented by: The Haitian Lawyers Leadership Network, Haiti Action Committee, the New England Human Rights Coalition for Haiti and A.N.S.W.E.R Coalition (Act Now to Stop War & End Racism)
For further information, or, to sign up for buses for July 25th and July 27th leaving New York to Boston, please call J. Dossous at 917 337 6702. E-mail, Haitian Lawyers Leadership, Erzilidanto@aol.com
Haitians ELECTED Aristide!Bush INSTALLED Latortue.
Return Haiti's Stolen Democracy!
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