Events

Legacies of Corretjer: April 4

Commemoration of the Capture of the Puerto Rican Political Prisoners
“Legacies of Corretjer”

Friday, April 4, 6PM • Casa Puertorriqueña, 1237 N California
$25 per individual, $200 for table of 10

Jornada 100 x 35 • March 3, 2008

On Monday March 3rd, 2008, a special year-long celebration will be launched entitled “Jornada 100 X 35.” The title not only symbolizes the dimensions of the island of Puerto Rico—100 miles by 35 miles—but also pays homage to the life and legacy of Puerto Rican patriot and National Poet Juan Antonio Corretjer on his centennial and celebrates the 35th year of the PRCC. This “Jornada” has a two-fold purpose: to

Crime Against Humanity Opening March 3, 2008

A play by poet and activist Michael Anthony Reyes Benavides and former Puerto Rican Political Prisoner Luis Rosa, directed by Michael Anthony Reyes Benavides March 3rd and 7th, 8:00 pm at Batey Urbano (2620 W. Division Street) Imagine 27 years of your life living in a space 6 feet by 9 feet. Imagine being confined in isolation with no human contact. Imagine the shakedowns, the strip searches and the complete

NBHRN Sponsors Picket in Support of Subpoenaed NY Compañeros

Stop The Repression! All Out to the Federal Building Jan 10@5pm! January 2008, La Red On Thursday, January 10, 2008, the National Boricua Human Rights Network will sponsor a picket at the Federal Plaza downtown at 5pm, Dearborn and Jackson, to denounce the recent FBI repression that has occurred in New York City. Five individuals, all supporters of the independence of Puerto Rico, have been visited by the FBI and