AUSTIN: Screening of “El Albergue” and discussion with Alejandro Solalinde, WED, May 8, 7-9pm

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El Albergue is a documentary about Hermanos en el Camino, a shelter for migrants in Oaxaca, Mexico, run by Father Alejandro Solalinde, the winner of Mexico’s 2012 National Human Rights Award. Solalinde is leading an “Interfaith Caravan of Hope for Immigration Reform Beyond Borders” to address the violence and injustices that migrants face on their trek from Latin America into the United States.

The event is sponsored by Austin Tan Cerca, Cine las Americas, the Texas Observer, Mexicanos en Exilio, and the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center.

For more information, Alejandra Spector, mexenex@gmail.com.

Location: Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River St., Austin, 78701

[Info via Third Coast Activist Resource Center]

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