Latino Awareness Month, Week 2

La Unidad Latina Movie Night: “Palante Siempre Palante
This film documents the Young Lords’ struggles for social, economic, and political justice, and demonstrates the organization’s legacy for generations to come.
Date: Tuesday, November 7th
Time: 8:30pm
Venue: Shanklin 107

Panama Alba
Come hear about Panama’s experiences as a Young Lord in the 1970’s, his role in the fight to remove to Navy from Vieques, his work for immigrant rights, and his life-long struggle for social justice. Sponsored by La Unidad Latina and Ajua Campos.
Date: Wednesday, November 8th
Time: 7pm
Venue: Shanklin 107

La Casa Movie Night: “Favela Rising
This documentary follows a former drug-trafficker who turns social revolutionary. Through hip-hop music, the rhythms of the street, and Afro-Brazilian dance he rallies his community to counteract the violent oppression enforced by teenage drug armies and sustained by corrupt
police.
Date: Thursday, November 9th
Time: 8pm
Venue: Pac 001

La Unidad Latina Party
Date: Saturday, November 11th
Time: 11pm-3am
Venue: Malcom X House

Café Frida
Come join us for an honorary event for Frida Kahlo. Enjoy her artwork as well as a taste of Latin American food.
Date: Sunday, November 12th
Time: 5pm
Venue: La Casa