Mensaje de Oscar López Rivera: ¡Feliz Año Nuevo!

Compañeros y compañeras, Creo es necesario que comencemos el 2019 trabajando y luchando para fortalecer la lucha por la descolonización de nuestra amada Patria, la “Borikén Bella”. Hagámoslo para crear el espacio donde quepamos todas y todos lxs que amamos a nuestra “Tierra Prometida”. Tenemos que organizarnos, tanto en Puerto Rico, como en la diáspora, usando la fuerza del amor que llevamos en nuestros corazones. También usando nuestras energías, la

NYC Hosts Successful 2nd National Meeting- Freedom Pa 'Oscar Now

A Summary of Work and Projected Plans During the Valentine’s day celebration, more than 60 people attended the second national meeting sponsored by the NYC May 30th coalition.  Bad weather all day long-cold and snowing day in NY did not stop the activists from traveling near and far. The meeting was held at Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College on Saturday, February 14th, 2015 in the Bronx, NY. The image

Oscar López Rivera doesn’t think he’ll be released in the very near future

Although he is convinced that Obama will make a decision before leaving the White House, he doesn’t want to sow “false hopes” By José A. Delgado / jose.delgado@gfrmedia.com January 12, 2015 http://www.elnuevodia.com/oscarlopezriveranovemuy,muycercasulibertad-1926715.html WASHINGTON – Days before completing service of 404 months in prison, and with intensifying pressure for his release, Puerto Rican political prisoner Oscar López Rivera is convinced that president Barack Obama will make a decision before leaving the

We have to dare to win

By Oscar López Rivera Published Tuesday, January 13, 2015 Dear Clarisa: This past January 4 there was a celebration of my birthday in San Sebastián, my hometown. I have not visited my town for 40 years and can only imagine and visualize the changes that have taken place in order for “El Pepino” to become a town where I would receive so much praise. Today, when I got up, my

Oscar Message to Philadelphia Churches, Jan. 4, 2015

Greetings and warm hugs for you and the good people of Philly. I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to you and to all the good people in Philly for the support you and they have given me. The past year was amazing and extraordinary for the campaign in support of my release. The greatness of our people’s heart, in Puerto Rico and the diaspora, has made it possible

Call to Mobilize on May 30 NYC for Oscar

On the heels of the successful “100,000 Tweets for Oscar” campaign, the NYC Coordinator to Free Oscar López Rivera is organizing and East Coast mobilization for Saturday, May 30th, 2015. More details to follow. To become a sponsor ($500), please contact Ana López at nycoordinator.freeoscar@gmail.com or Esmirna Matos at esmirnam@boricuahumanrights.org

"100,000 Tweets for Oscar" Campaign Reaches over 500,000 people

34 countries, 17 states represented By La Respuesta Media and National Boricua Human Rights Network Over 500,000 people were reached on January 6th, 2015, Oscar’s 72nd birthday, as the National Boricua Human Rights Network and La Respuesta coordinated the “Social Media Campaign for Oscar López.” Using various hashtags (e.g. #freeoscarlopez, #gift4oscar, #regalopaoscar) on Twitter primarily, but also Facebook and Instagram, the campaign publicly brought together a broad spectrum of supporters,

The Campaign to Free Oscar: 2014 in Highlights

January * Oscar marks his 71st birthday, and writes to his daughter Clarisa: “I feel very comfortable with my life and in my skin. I know I chose to serve the most just and noble cause that a Puerto Rican citizen could serve. My years in prison are only the occupational hazard that the struggle costs. But I was conscious of what awaited me, because the women and men who

Kanpay Medya Sosyal pou jou fèt Oska Lopès Rivera (Medya Sosyal)

Jou ki va 6 janvye 2015 lan, La Repuesta Magazine and National Boricua Human Rights Network (NBHRN) mande w pou ou aji nan non prizonye politik Pòtoriken ki gen plis tan nan prison, pou onore gason vabyan ki sibi plis pase 33 lane nan prison. Kanpay lan rele “Nesans yon Patriòt, Zetwal tout yon nasyon”. Kanpay k ap fèt sou tout planèt lan mande 100,000 twit delivre nan kont twiter