Midcoast Peace and Justice Group



Midcoast Peace & Justice Group

committed to positive change through non-violent action


Report Back from Haiti with Ken Jones Event PosterFrom October 1-7, 2011, SOA WATCH led a human rights delegation to Haiti with a focus on gaining firsthand knowledge of the effects of a 7-year military occupation by 13,000 troops and police of MINUSTAH (UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti), while also looking at concrete expressions of U.S. foreign policy towards Haiti. In addition, the delegation of 17 activists from around the U.S. visited numerous positive initiatives organized and carried out by Haitians that promote the dignity and sovereignty of their nation.

Ken Jones is a professor of teacher education at the University of Southern Maine. In recent years, he has been an active participant with School of the Americas Watch (SOAW) delegations to El Salvador, Honduras and Haiti. He has also traveled to Venezuela, Cuba, and India.

SOA Watch is an independent organization that seeks to close the US Army School of the Americas, under whatever name it is called, through vigils and fasts, demonstrations and nonviolent protest, as well as media and legislative work

A Report Back from Haiti with Ken Jones

Presented by the Peninsula Peace & Justice Group and the Midcoast Peace and Justice Group

Friday March 16 at 7 p.m. at First Universalist Church, 345 Broadway, Rockland Maine and Saturday March 17 at 7 p.m. at Blue Hill Library on Main St, Blue Hill Maine.


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