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TUES: Colombia, Brazil, and Chile – Progressive Power! Capitol Calling Party via Zoom

September 19, 2023 @ 8:00 PM 10:00 PM

Representative Ocasio-Cortez led the trip to Latin America, where she and other congress members met with labor organizers, a new generation of indigenous women, climate activists and a long list of human rights defenders.

With a closer look at US foreign policy debates over Latin America, CODEPINK Congress features Latin American policy experts and advocates, as well as video interviews with delegation participants.


  • Congresswoman Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY-07) of Brooklyn, recently returned from an historic congressional delegation that visited Brazil, Chile and Columbia.
  • Gimena Sanchez, a human rights and antiracism advocate with the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA), an independent organization that promotes human rights and justice within the framework of US foreign policy in the region, where she leads the Colombia, Brazil, and Haiti work.

Sponsored by CODEPINK. Co-sponsored by Brooklyn For Peace.