Tuesday, 29 March 2011
Bay of Pigs 50 event with Comandante Victor Dreke Cruz, 12th April
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Cuban victory against the US-backed invasion at Playa Girón (Bay of Pigs) this April, the Cuba Solidarity Campaign are hosting a special website, organising a free public meeting, and sharing pictures and resources.
Bay of Pigs 50th Anniversary Public Meeting
Once in a lifetime opportunity to hear Comandante Victor Dreke Cruz, a Bay of Pigs veteran on the 50th anniversary of the Cuban victory against the US-backed invasion. He also fought with Che Guevara in the Congo, and is Vice President of the Cuba-Africa Friendship Association.
Other speakers include:
- Esther Armenteros Cardenas, the Cuban Ambassador to the UK
- Reinaldo Taladrid Herrero, Cuban Journalist
- Andrew Murray, National Chair, Stop the War Coalition
- Kevin Courtney, Deputy General Secretary, NUT.
Tuesday 12th April, 7pm. NUT Hamilton House, Mabledon Place, London, WC1H 9BD
Nearest tube: Euston and Kings Cross
Open to all, Free Entry.
For more information, pictures and history - please go to the Bay of Pigs 50 website