January 2018 Bulletin

Dear friend of the Argentina Solidarity Campaign, ¡Feliz año nuevo! In our January Bulletin you will find the following: ASC’s Adolfo Pérez Esquivel UK Tour 5th-6th February 2018!!! Our next Organising Assembly – Monday 22nd January 2018, London ASC News *Government Minister response to our Parliamentary question *Our Guardian letter *Solidarity montage sent to Santiago’s... Continue Reading →

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“The Struggle for Human Rights in Latin American Today” – Adolfo Pérez Esquivel Speaking Tour

Argentina Solidarity Campaign supported by PeaceJam UK is delighted to announce that it is hosting a speaking tour of the UK for Adolfo Perez Esquivel and Beverly Keene, between 5th and 6th February 2018. "The Struggle for Human Rights in Latin America Today" Below is their public meetings schedule (open full description to see all... Continue Reading →

The Disappearance of ARA San Juan S42

ASC Communiqué in relation to the disappearance of the ARA San Juan S42 submarine & its 44 Crewmembers. Argentina Solidarity Campaign in the United Kingdom expresses our solidarity with the relatives of the 44 crewmembers of the ARA San Juan S42 submarine which has been missing since the 15th November during these painful times that... Continue Reading →

November Bulletin

​Dear ASC Supporter   In this bulletin you will find the following information: Welcome message and Nora Cortiñas tour IMPORTANT message - Harassment and Intimidation of ASC YOUR Participation Needed - ASC's Testimony of Solidarity for Santiago Maldonado’s family Upcoming ASC Events. *23rd Nov Public meeting on Argentina’s worker-recovered companies* *30th Nov ASC Organising Assembly*... Continue Reading →

Independent feature on Nora Cortiñas

During her UK tour organised by ASC, Nora Cortiñas did an extended interview with the Independent for a feature article. In the interview, she recounts her long struggle for justice for her son, made to disappear by the last military dictatorship (1976-1983): ‘We knew they were genocidal, but we were not afraid. The thought of finding... Continue Reading →

Nora Cortiñas and Beverly Keene at Senate House: “Human Rights, Forced Disappearances, Debt & Trade in Argentina and Latin America”

In the final and the biggest event of their tour, Nora and Beverly spoke in front of an audience of 250 people in Senate House's biggest hall. It was an incredibly moving and inspiring night, with stories of loss, resistance, struggle and commitment. Both Nora and Beverly were particularly touched by all the support they... Continue Reading →

When Nora Met Jeremy

On 1 November, Nora Cortiñas (Co-Founder of the Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo), Beverly Keene (Diálogo 2000) and Dan Ozarow from ASC were invited to meet Jeremy Corbyn in Parliament. They were joined by Emily Thornberry, (Shadow Foreign Secretary) and Laura Álverez. They discussed the history of the Mothers, the declining economic and human rights situation... Continue Reading →

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