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National Congress for Puerto Rican Rights national convention in Philadelphia

Community calendar NATIONAL CONGRESS  for  PUERTO RICAN RIGHTS   8TH NATIONAL CONVENTION OCTOBER 9-11, 2009 TEMPLE UNIVERSITY  PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA   AT THE CONVENTION WE WILL DISCUSS WAYS TO REDOUBLE OUR EFFORTS:   * TO ADVOCATE FOR RESPECT AND EQUALITY FOR  PUERTO RICANS  IN THE U.S. AND ON THE ISLAND   * ENSURE ECONOMIC, POLITICAL AND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR PUERTO RICANS  * PRESS FOR THE RESOLUTION OF THE STATUS OF ISLAND OF PUERTO * AND MANY OTHER ISSUES   SPECIAL INVITED GUESTS   Wanda DeJesus , actress,  Illegal Tender   Congressman  Jose Serran o (D-NY) Ana   Ortiz,  actress,  Ugly Betty Frankie Negron , singer Congresswoman  Nydia Velazquez  (D-NY) Jimmy Smits , actor,  Dexter ,  West Wing Congressman  Luis Gutierrez  (D-ILL)  Angelo Falcón , National Institute for Latino Policy Marta Garcia , National Hispanic Media Coalition Daddy Yankee   and many others!   CONTACT:  or     SEND YOUR DONATION TO   NCPRR 4322 North