The Social Justice Team of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Santa Fe is sponsoring a panel discussion presenting various perspectives on the impact and complex challenges of current immigration policies on Santa Fe and New Mexico. The purpose of the program is to inform, clarify and possibly inspire the audience to take thoughtful action.
Marcela Díaz, Executive Director of Somos Un Pueblo Unido
Juan Lopez, Representative from the United Workers’ Center
Rebecca Kitson, Immigration attorney
Miguel Angel Acosta, Organizer and educator
This program will be held at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation’s Fogelson Hall (107 W. Barcelona Road in Santa Fe) from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, May 29, 2012. The program is open to the public. Admission is free; donations will be gratefully accepted. For more information, contact Trish Steindler at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms. Martinez worked as educator and administrator in New Mexico for 17 years. Currently, she is working with the Southwest Research and Information Center (SRIC). She is with the University of New Mexico in the Language Literacy and Socio-cultural Studies Program.
Ms. Martinez is co-founder of Los Jardines Institute an educational and agricultural non-profit in the Albuquerque’s South Valley. Helping to build support for rural and urban
agriculture, sustainability, healthy communities and cultural exchange: to reclaim knowledge, build community, and power that recognizes our geographic, resource, human and species interdependence.
3:00 PM – Saturday – May 19, 2012
Unitarian Universalist Westside Congregation 1650 Abrazo Road, Rio Rancho
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