Benefit Film Screening for Zapatistas / La Otra Campana and the TCD Alliance
This event will benefit both the upcoming Indigenous Encuentro in
Sonora, Mexico (October 11-14) which is organized by the Zapatistas as
part of La Otra Campana, as well as benefiting the TCD Alliance which
is organizing non-violent resistance to the Columbus Day Parade here
in Denver on October 6th.
TIME: 7pm Friday, September 28
PLACE: The CHAC Gallery, 772 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO
PRICE: $5-15 Sliding Scale Donation
Excerpts from "Zapatista!"
A film outlining the history and causes of the Zapatista's uprising
"Resistir Para Existir: La Lucha Cucapa"
Illustrates how the Cucapa, an indigenous people from Baja California
struggle to survive after the Colorado River has disappeared and the
Mexican government has taken away their right to fish.
"Drums of October"
Indigenous people express themselves on the issues of history,
education, Christopher Columbus and the controversial national holiday
named for him.
Followed by a discussion about local indigenous issues and the
Zapatista's upcoming Encuentro Indigena, facilitated by a member of
the Transform Columbus Day Alliance
Hope to see you there!
Please contact Chad at 303-573-5250, or 201-693-5568 for more info.