DJPC’s 2012 Salon Discussion Series “We celebrate each victory with our Guatemalan brothers and sisters, mourn the losses, and always remind ourselves that the fight will continue.” Tarun Gudz Join CAMINOS’ most recent accompanier, Tarun Gudz, as she tells the compelling story of human rights struggles and victories in Guatemala… Paxia Restaurant 40th Ave. and … Continue reading Salon Discussion Series by Tarun Gudz
DJPC’s 2012 Salon Discussion Series presents: GRANITO: How to Nail a Dictator a documentary film by Pamela Yates Guatemala’s genocide in the past comes to light in the present. The quest of many witnesses to bring a malevolent dictator to justice. Thursday, June 21, 2012 Starts on time at 7:00 PM English version, runs 1 … Continue reading June 21 Salon presentation: GRANITO
A huge THANK YOU to Rick Clifford for organizing DJPC’s first ever “Beer-Tasting” fundraiser last Thursday, May 3, at Renegade Brewing Company, 925 W. 9th Avenue, Denver. (http://www.craftbrewerydenver.com/Renegade_Brewing_Company.html). And thank you also to all the teachers and DJPC members who came to taste a lot of beer! It was a great “fun-raiser”!
Ashley Williamson and Jason Boccaccio are returned accompaniers who will be sharing stories from their time with NISGUA’s Guatemalan Accompaniment Project (GAP). GAP accompanies communities to deter human rights violations. Ashley and Jason will share their own personal stories from Guatemala and answer any questions about GAP and current human rights issues in Guatemala. Thursday, … Continue reading May Salon This Thursday: “Guatemala Accompaniment Project: Stories from the Field”
THE DENVER JUSTICE & PEACE COMMITTEE PRESENTS: Phone: (303)623-1463 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mayan Leaders of the CPR-Sierra Mayan Health Promoters Discuss Rural Guatemala’s Democratic Struggles THURSDAY, APRIL 7th 9:30-10:15, 10:30-11:15, 11:30-12:15 AM Tivoli Building Room 440 (900 Auraria Parkway, Denver) Join Pedro and Domingo to learn about their struggles for indigenous rights, democratization and homegrown health … Continue reading Mayan Leaders of the CPR-Sierra in Denver
Two CAMINOS members traveled to Tesorito, Guatemala on a Promesa Delegation over the summer. Read about their trip, Promesa, CPRs, and the type of projects DJPC is involved in around Guatemala.