FilAm History Month with FiRE

Come spend FilAm History Month with FiRE at our events!
October 14: Thursday – Don’t Worry, Be Happy 2!


235 Eldridge St.
New York, NY 

Take the F train to 2nd Ave on Thursday, October 14th and start closing off the week with Filipinas for Rights and Empowerment (FiRE), New York Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines (NYCHRP) and unbeatable happy hour specials!

October 15: “Unpacking Violence” Exhibit
In collaboration with Nodutdol & Malcom X Grassroots Movement presents…Unpacking Violence
Gallery Exhibit Reception 

Friday, October 15, 2010
This is a FREE event/ All ages

Gallery 1199
310 W. 43rd St. (betwn. Eighth & Ninth Aves.)

sponsored by the Bread and Roses Cultural Project

Sunday, October 17: Proud to Be Pinay Brunch
Pinay brunch is a social space for any and all Filipino-identified folks to come through, eat and chat! Our theme this brunch is “Proud to Pin@y”!
Sunday October 17
1230pm to 430pm
Email Cris for the location at!
Wear something that reflects Filipino heritage (malong, tubaw, kapis, filipiniana) or wear an arrangement of the Philippine flag colors white, blue, yellow, or red.

October 22-24: Dukot (Disappeared) Film Screening
FRIDAY, October 22, 2010 – 6:30PM
CUNY Baruch College
55 Lexington Ave.
New York, NY 10010, October 23, 2010 – 6:30PM
Stevens Institute of Technology
Buchard 118
1 Castle Point on Hudson
Hoboken, NJ 07030 

SUNDAY, October 24, 2010 – 6:30PM
Downtown Community Television (DCTV)
87 Lafayette Street
Chinatown, NY

Watch the Trailer and Buy your TICKETS today | $10/EACH | LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE!Tickets available to purchase online at
To purchase tickets in person for the Baruch College or DCTV shows, email:
To purchase tickets in person for the Stevens Institute of Technology show in Hoboken, email: or 

October 30: FiRE Symposium

Saturday, October 30 at Hunter College, HW 1736
930am – Registration
10am-12nn – Morning session
12nn-1pm – Lunch
1pm-3pm – Afternoon session
FiRE’s gettin’ our learn on! We’ll have a morning and afternoon session of political education about various topics!
Interested? Email Valerie at

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