IFCO/Pastors for Peace

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Join our 28th Friendshipment to Cuba

Join our 28th Friendshipment Caravan to Cuba this July (11-28), and be a part of challenging the US economic blockade of Cuba. https://ifconews.org/travel-to-cuba/ Application forms are available from friendshipmentcaravan@ifconews.org Deadline to apply:- May 1st 2017

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NYC Fidel Tribute 2/4/17

FIDEL HONORED IN NY AT HISTORIC SHABAZZ CENTER! On Saturday, February 4th, Fidel Castro, the late champion of the Cuban Revolution, will be saluted in a Memorial Tribute at the historic Malcolm X /Dr. Betty Shabazz Center. This moving gathering…

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Act Now to Stop the IRS Attack on IFCO

After 7 years of harassment and intimidation at the hands of the Internal Revenue Service, the Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization (IFCO) has been informed it will be stripped of its tax exempt status for its humanitarian work in Cuba…

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CubaBuzz: Issue 15

IFCO’s CubaBuzz: Issue 15 PURE CUBA: Detroiter realizes dream of becoming doctor — in Cuba Michigan Radio When you think of Cuban exports, you probably think, cigars, sugar, and rum. But Cuba exports something of much greater value to third-world…

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CubaBuzz: Issue 14

IFCO’s CubaBuzz: Issue 14 Historic US Cruise to Cuba Sets Sail from Miami Telesur The first U.S.-to-Cuba cruise in 50 years set sail on Sunday with more than a dozen Cuban-Americans among its 700 passengers, according to Arnold Donald, the…

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CubaBuzz: Issue 13

IFCO’s CubaBuzz: Issue 13 The U.S. Needs To End Cuba’s Immigration Blank Check Forbes Amidst the bustling controversy surrounding President Barack Obama’s recent visit to Cuba, and the international pressures for the United States to end the embargo against Cuba,…

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CubaBuzz: Issue 12

IFCO’s CubaBuzz: Issue 12 Raul Castro Rejects Privatizing Formulas for Cuba The Nation Cuban President Raul Castro vowed Saturday never to pursue ‘privatising formulas’ or ‘shock therapy,’ setting the tone for a Communist Party congress convened to review progress in…

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CubaBuzz: Issue 11

IFCO’s CubaBuzz: Issue 11 Cuba’s health-care system remains cutting-edge The Washington Post That was one of Obama’s goals in his recent trip-and he made huge progress, charming the Cuban public and establishing a rapport with Raúl Castro.  Learn more… Obama’s…

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CubaBuzz: Issue 10

IFCO’s CubaBuzz: Issue 10 U.S. elementary school children head to Cuba for rare visit to classrooms The Washington Post The children of Maryland International Day School had been imagining what Cuba would look like, how warm it would be, whether…

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CubaBuzz: Issue 9

IFCO’s CubaBuzz: Issue 9 Obama in Cuba: How ‘Political Prisoners’ Made Media Headlines   Telesur In the course of President Obama’s visit to Cuba on March 20-22, 2016, the issue of supposed Cuban “political prisoners” took center stage in Cuba-U.S….

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