15 feb 2010: CHICAGO FREEDOM SCHOOL

Date: February 15 (11am-3PM)
Title Host: The Chicago Freedom School and Rise In Solidarity with
Ayiti (RISA) Presents… A Teach-In: Love for Haiti?
Location: Chicago Freedom School Center for Social Change, 719 S State
St, Suite 3N
Details/Contact: Learn about…
Haiti’s amazing history of resistance, resiliency, and self-determination
the colonial history of deliberate impoverishment, control, debt,
dependency, and neglect in Haiti
the role the U.S. government has played in the underdevelopment of Haiti
the connection between the crises of disasters and social, political,
environmental, and economic issues
11:00 am Lunch and Discussion
12:15 pm In Memoriam
12:30 pm Film Screening (Film TBD)
2:00 pm Post-film discussion; What can we do?
Guest Facilitator: Toussaint Losier, PhD Candidate, History,
University of Chicago
This event is open to the public. $5 suggested donation will go to
the Haitian Congress to Fortify Haiti. Youth ages 14 – 21 are
encouraged to attend. RSVP at rsvp@chicagofreedomschool.org or
312.435.1201

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