ResistenciaYear Published: 1982
Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
Cx Number: CX2616
Abstract: RESISTENCIA is an English-language Latin American solidarity newsletter published bi-monthly by a volunteeer collective based at the Chile Information Centre in Winnipeg. The objectives of the collective are:
- to develop solidarity in Canada for Latin American liberation struggles;
- to publicize the activities of the various solidarity groupls in Winnipeg; and
- to focus on teh role of the Canadian Government and Canadian corporations in Latin America.
Publication began in 1980 and it currently has a circulation of about 500, largley in the Winnipeg area. As the popular struggle have deepened in Central America RESISTENCIA's coverage has shifted to encompass events in the Caribbean basin and articles have appeared on Haiti, Jamaica, and Grenada, as well as on Central and South America.
The collective maintains an extensive file on Latin America that can be used by interested people. Subscriptions to the newsletter are available for $3 (individuals), $5 (supporting or institutional), and $10 (sustaining).