Lecture: Rafael Coicue

Thursday, October 22 2009 at 7:00 PM


Rafael Coicue from ACIN--the Association of Indigenous Authorities of Northern Cauca, Colombia--will speak about the effects and failure of aerial fumigations and the drug war in Colombia, the popular resistance to the US-Colombia Free Trade Agreement and indigenous rights, particularly in regards to natural resources and land rights. He will speak Thursday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m., in TLC 032. His talk is free and open to the public.

This presentation is made possible with support from the Martin Institute, the University's American Indian Studies program, the Department of History and Witness for Peace Northwest.