From July 1st to July 6th, 2007, as a part of the ongoing exchange, the Asian Delegation visited our Gulf Coast Activists’ communitions and organizations to see what they have accomplished since their trip to Asia last fall. Here are some photos!
Asian Delegates visit Rev. Frederick Fields’ Mount Zion AME Church Community.
Youth at Sam Jackson’s B.W. Cooper Housing Complex Community teaches Afrizal how to use firecrackers on July 4.
Asian Delegatation support Endesha Juakali of “Survivors Village” by participating in a July 4 Right to Housing demonstration in New Orleans.
Asian Delegation at July 4 demonstration with Pam Dashiell.
Asian Delegation at the July 4 demonstration.
Gulf Coast and Asian Delegations at Exchange Seminar, moderated by Bill Quigley at Loyola Law School.
Asian Delegation visits Fr. Lukenguyen’s Queen Mary of Vietnam Catholic Church Community.
Viola Washington of the Welfare Rights Organization presents her organization’s work to the Asian Delegation.
Jamnong Thajitnirat and Pikun Sittiprasertkun share with the Gulf Coast Activists their strategies for community organizing.
Vicky Cintra of Mississippi Immigrant Rights Alliance presents the work of her organization to the Asian Delegation.