Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Evo Morales Ayma in NY

President of the Republic of Bolivia speaks on
When: Monday, September 24th at 7 p.m.
Where: Cooper Union
The Great Hall
7 East 7th Street at Third Avenue
New York, NY

On December 18, 2005, Evo Morales Ayma, leader of Bolivia’s coca growers’ unions, was elected the nation’s first indigenous president by an unprecedented 54% majority. President Morales has initiated a process of change that includes land reform, a constituent assembly to rewrite the Constitution, and recovery of the nation’s natural resources to benefit Bolivia’s poor and indigenous majority. President Morales will speak about these historic events and the future of Bolivia’s struggle for social justice.

We encourage you to register in advance.

Registration may be done by sending the following information to

* Name (first & last)
* Affiliation/Organization
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Tickets (free of charge) will be sent via email. We ask that you arrive at least 30 minutes in advance and bring proper I.D.

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