Che's daughter to speak at Miami Five Vigil this Wednesday

Campaign News | Friday, 10 October 2014

Aleida Guevara - paediatrician, medical mission veteran and daughter of Che - will speak at CSC's annual Candlelight Vigil for the Miami Five outside the US Embassy, 24 Grosvenor Square, London, W1A 2LQ on Wednesday 3 December 2014.

The vigil marks 16 years since the arrest of the Five, and Aleida will be joined by other speakers from across the British trade union and labour movement as well as legal and celebrity supporters of the Five.

Aleida will also be a guest speaker at Latin America 2014 on Saturday 29 November at the TUC's Congress House.

Please join us and Aleida Guevara, daughter of Che, to mark the 16th anniversary of the arrest of the Miami Five.

Justice Now!

Free the Miami Five

US Embassy Candlelight Vigil

with special guest from Cuba

Aleida Guevara, daughter of Che

Plus other guest speakers including:

Len McCluskey (GS, Unite)

Jeremy Corbyn MP

Paul Maskey MP

Grahame Morris MP

Roger McKenzie (AGS, Unison)

Christine Blower (GS, NUT)

Mick Cash, (GS, RMT)

Steve Gillen (GS, POA)

Sally Hunt (GS, UCU)

Mick Whelan (GS, ASLEF)

Manuel Cortes (GS, TSSA)

Chris Baugh (AGS, PCS)

Paul Novak (AGS TUC)

Diana Holland (AGS Unite and Chair CSC)

Rodney Bickerstaffe (former Unison GS)

Miriam Palacious (Cubans in the UK)

Father Geoff Bottoms (Catholic priest)

Andy de la Tour (actor)

Steve Cottingham (OH Parsons Solicitors)

Doug Christie (Thompsons Solicitors)

Elizabeth Woodcraft (Barrister/Coordinator of the International Inquiry)

Fabien Valez (musician)

With readings, poetry and music

Plus speakers from the labour movement, Latin America and celebrity supporters of the Miami Five

Please start mobilising for this vigil to mark the 16th year of their unjust imprisonment today. Put the date in your diary and share this post today.

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Aleida Guevara, daughter of <a href="">#che</a> to speak for <a href="">#Miami5</a>, London-3 December <a href="">#loscinco</a> <a href="">@freecuban5</a> <a href="">@rene4the5</a> please RT <a href=""></a>

- CubaSolidarity (@CubaSolidarity) <a href="">October 15, 2014</a></blockquote>

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