Cuban Ambassador to speak at Manchester May Day Festival
Sunday, 29 April 2018, 12:15pm
UNISON North West is organising the International Zone at the Manchester May Day Festival.
Sunday 29 April: Palestine, Spanish Civil War, Cuba, Venezuela
It takes place at the Mechanics Institute, Manchester M1 6DD from 12.15.
There is a great line up of speakers:
12:15- 13:15 - Eyewitness Palestine: Daily life in the rural West Bank
John Hobson, Barrister
13:30 - 14:30 -The Legacy of the Spanish Civil War and the International Brigades
Begoña del Castillo, International Secretary, CCOO trade union, Madrid
Dolores Long, daughter of Sam Wild, Commander of the British Battalion at the Battle of the Ebro
14:45 - 15:45 - Latin America under attack: Cuba and Venezuela
Her Excellency Ambassador of Cuba to the UK, Teresita Vicente
Her Excellency Ambassador of Venezuela to the UK, Rocio Maneiro