Today On The Hill

Wednesday, May 13, 2009
CUBAN WOMEN HAVE RIGHTS TOO
Ladies in White: Advocating for Freedom in Cuba
 
Please join Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen, as well as several other Members of Congress, as we present a briefing on the status of human rights in Cuba.  Professor Tanya Wilder will be joining us for a presentation about human rights violations in Cuba.  She will highlight the Ladies in White (Damas de Blanco), a peaceful pro-democracy group of women in Cuba dedicated to creating awareness of the political realities of the island.  We will also be showing portions of a new documentary on the Damas de Blanco.
 
When: Wednesday, May 13, 2009
 
Time: 12pm – 1pm
 
Where: 1629 Longworth House Office Building