For many newcomers to Canada, political engagement is not an immediate priority. Immigration poses challenges, learning a new language, navigating a new community, seeking employment, finding housing, and so much more. It can be completely overwhelming for those newly arrived. But according to Adriana Salazar, a Toronto-based project co-ordinator at Toronto's Mennonite New Life Centre, civic participation is crucial for newcomers who seek to make a life for themselves within Canadian society.
FREE PUBLIC FORUM
Part 3 of the Fire This Time Forum Series: "A Marxist World View for Today"
10 Years of Progress: The Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA)
Celebrating the Gains, Confronting the Challenges!
FRIDAY November 21
Joe's Cafe (in the Large North Hall)
1150 Commercial Drive @ William Street
> Forum will be in both English and Spanish
In Commemoration of Comandante Hugo Chavez
REVOLUTION & COUNTER-REVOLUTION IN VENEZUELA
Venezuela, One Year After the Death of Comandante Chavez
Free Public Forum
FRIDAY, MARCH 14, 2014
"History, Reality & Legacy of Chavez"
1150 Commercial Drive (@ William Street)
ALI YEREVANI (@aliyerevani) - Political Editor of Fire This Time newspaper and Batttle of Ideas Press, social justice organizer and participant in Iranian Revolution 1979