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order to stand in solidarity with the families of the dead and disappeared
women in Chihuahua Mexico, several actions are taking place the weekend
of the celebrations of the day of the dead.
in Black, New York
La Peña del Bronx
El Grupo de Trabajadores por la Paz
La Red de Solidaridad con Venezuela
Saturday, November 1st
Starting at 11am
In front of the Mexican Consulate
27 East 39th Street
proceeding to the United Nations
at 46th street and First Avenue
November the 1st at 11:00 AM several groups will congregate outside the
Mexican Consulate in New York as part of a greater national and international
effort to ask the resolution of the hundreds of cases of dead and disappeared
women in the border cities of Juarez and Chihuahua. United
and Silent we will walk towards the UN where we will continue the
Vigil until 12:30 PM.
of the disappeared Mexican women
Sunday, November 2, 2003
Cathedral of St. John the Divine
New York, NY 10025
Procession and Ancestral Dances
Date: Sunday, November the 2nd
1:00 PM Workshops
6:00 PM Procession in honor of the dead women in
&:30 PM Altars exhibition and ancestral dances
404 Lafayette Street
PROCESSION AND ANCESTRAL DANCES
Sunday Nov 2nd (day of the dead)
American Indian Community House and NYSCA invites us to a day of remembrance
of our dead ones and the dead women in Juarez. From
1:00pm to 4:00 pm workshops will be held.
pm to 7:00 pm A procession performance will take place in solidarity with
the cases in Ciudad Juarez from 404 Lafayette street to Union Square.
Several organizations and groups performing ancestral dances will be walking
in the procession.
404 Lafayete Street
Everyone is invited to
the altar exhibition and watch ancestral dances and music while drinking
traditional hot chocolate, Mexican day of the dead bread, traditional
food and candies.
any question or suggestion you can write to:
Or call Nieves at: (718) 292 61 37 or Brenda (646) 710 09 86
of the organizations that are participating and supporting this vigil:
Women in Black
Grupo de Trabajadoras por la Paz
Vamos a la Peña del Bronx
Red de Solidaridad con Venezuela
Coatlicue Theatre Company
New York Zapatistas
Centro de Desarrollo de la Mujer Dominicana
Centro Guatemalteco Tecun Uman
Iglesia San Romero de las Americas
As well as independent artists, activists and concerned individuals.