FYI-From Denver, Colorado-Events for Columbus Day/Indigenous
Hi of people could not open my previous attachment for the events this
Saturday, so I am trying, again. Sorry for the incovenience.
Some of the events for the week:
1. RACE, RESISTANCE AND THE COLUMBIAN LEGACY
Join nationally-known activist Glenn Spagnuolo, co-founder of Re-create
68, for a night of education and dialogue about race in America
and resistance to the Columbian Legacy!
When: 5pm Thursday, October 9, 2008
Where: CU Boulder Campus, Hale Hall Room 240
2. Columbus Day Resistance March and Rally
The annual protest of the Columbus Day Holiday and the racism that it
embodies will begin with a march from Four Winds that ends at the
Capitol Building followed by a rally for a better future.
When: March starts at 8 am, Rally at 9am, Saturday, October 11
Where: Start of March is at Four Winds at 5th and Bannock in Denver, CO
3. People’s Council
Following the Columbus Day resistance, people will be gathering to
organize a new alliance locally that can act as a national vehicle for
radicals. Bring your thoughts and cooperative energy. Please come and
When: 1pm, Saturday, October 11
Where: The Great Hall at the Iliff School of Theology just past Evans on
University Blvd, Denver.
4. Student Walk-out on Racism
Whether you are a student or not, join the students of Iliff, CU Denver,
CU Boulder and DU as the educate the public about Denver’s hidden racial
past on the 101st Anniversary of the Columbus Holiday. There will be a
student walk-out, a short rally, followed by a march to locations with a
racial history that will end at Civic Center Park.
When: 12 Noon, Monday, October 13
Where: CU Denver’s Auraria Campus, The Plaza Building Lawn