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JFAV LAUDS NEW NAFFAA CHAIR AND REDIRECTED ADVOCACY GOALS (tags)
The Justice for Filipino American Veterans (JFAV), a national alliance of Filipino World War II veterans, widows and their relatives, youth and students and community advocates and their allied organizations welcomes the a new face in Filipino-American leadership in the National Federation of Filipino-American Associations (NAFFAA). JFAV National Coordinator Arturo P. Garcia, in a statement after Thanksgiving Day, expressed great hope that after the Midwest region’s Michigan-based Ed Navarra became the new chair of the disintegrating national organization, things will become better for the the prime national organizations of Filipino-Americans in the United States. Garcia said, “JFAV is elated at Navarra’s statement that he wants to fight for more benefits for the Filipino World War II veterans who are dwindling in numbers.” JFAV pointed out the fact that out of the more than 46,000 war veterans who applied for lump sum claims, around 22,000 were denied by the US Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA).
Jazz Barbeque To Benefit Female Veterans (tags)
On Saturday, June 28 from noon to 6:00 p.m., New Directions will host its 4th Annual Jazz Barbeque . KKJZ radio personality Bubba Jackson will emcee the fundraising event. The price is $15 to benefit the female veterans project of Los Angeles-based New Directions
Labor must take the road of class struggle! (tags)
A Working Class Emancipation labor bulletin
Actress/Mode/Activistl Mamie Van Doren @ OC Bring Our Troops Home Rally, 3/18/06 (tags)
HART PARK, ORANGE BRING OUR TROOPS HOME NOW! Rally Saturday, March 18, 2005 12:00-4:00 p.m. (rain or shine!)
SF LaborFest 2004 (tags)
On July 5 through July 31, LaborFest celebrates the SF general strike with movies, theater, art, poetry and forum. This is the 70th Anniversary of the strike and the struggles of working people continue.
Rally at U.S. Capitol to Stop Yucca Mountain (tags)
Environmental Activists Rally at the U.S. Senate to Protest the Shipping of Nuclear Waste to Yucca Mountain Nevada.
JUNE 10 RALLY TO STOP THE NEW ARMS RACE (tags)
Project Abolition to rally against Star Wars “national missile defense” and nuclear weapons
JUNE 10 RALLY TO END THE NEW ARMS RACE!!! (tags)
Project Abolition to rally against Star Wars "national missile defense" and nuclear weapons