On July 7th, join Friends of Latin America and the Columbia United Christian Church in commemorating Rev. Lucius Walker’s historic 1992 Caravan to Cuba! Featuring guest speakers Gail Walker and Dorlimar Lebrón Malavé, IFCO's Director and Associate Director, respectively. We will also host a fundraiser for medicines and medical supplies for Cuba.
On June 25th (Sunday) join FoLA and several other organizations and individuals to demand an end to the US blockade against Cuba! We will rally in front of the White House (2pm-4pm) to welcome Cuban American 'Miami to DC' Walkers (2pm-4pm), followed by an evening event at Busboys and Poets.
On International Women’s Day (Mar 8, 2021 07:00 PM), we will hear from women in three Central American countries that have been heavily impacted by U.S. foreign policy (El Salvador, Honduras, and Nicaragua), sharing their personal experiences of being caught in circumstances that threatened their livelihoods and their families.
Themed "Peace & Dignity are Human Rights," FoLA's 23rd Annual Commemoration of the U.N. Declaration of Human Rights will take place as an online event on December 4th, 2020, 7-9pm. This year, our time-honored commemoration will feature keynote speaker Daniel Kovalik, human rights professor, author, and activist, and the music of WAYTA and RUMISONKO.