Puerto Rican Diaspora, Human Rights Issues part of Comprehensive National Puerto Rican Agenda

For immediate release October 9, 2015 CONTACT L. Alejandro Molina 312-296-7210 alejandrom@boricuahumanrights.org Encuentro Nacional del la Diaspora Gather National and Local Officials to Call on Washington for Action on Fiscal, Human Rights Crises CHICAGO, IL – On October 14th, Puerto Rican leaders and advocates of human rights issues of Puerto Rican diaspora will arrive in[…]

La Capilla del Barrio and NBHRN plan Community Celebration of Oscar López Rivera’s Birthday Jan 8!

Come and eat birthday cake, hear original performances by the Batey Urbano, La Capilla youth and Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos High School on Oscar López Rivera and an update on the campaign to free him. Download the leaflet here. Date: Sunday, January 8, 2012 Place: La Capilla del Barrio, 3054 W. Armitage Ave Time: 11:30am

Former Political Prisoner Speaks

    Puerto Rican Nationalist Carlos Alberto Torres to Lecture on His Incarceration, Political Prisoner Campaigns, and Puerto Rico Thursday, October 6, 2011 by INDY STAFF This week, the UCSB MultiCultural Center (MCC) presents Art as Activism: Political Prisoners, and Puerto Rican Independence, a talk by Puerto Rican independentista Carlos Alberto Torres. Torres will speak about his experiences[…]