By Marty Goodman 6/16/15
A few more photos from Monday’s protest of progressive Dominicans and others at the Dominican Consulate.
In 2012, the US gave the Dominican Republic $8.6 million in military aid. Deportations of Haitians and Dominicans of Haitian descent and the tensions that it will provoke will inevitably mean military involvement. This US aid to a government with systemic racist policies.
A Dominican-Salvadoran protestor.
Carlito Rovira, a veteran fighter for Puerto Rican independence gave his solidarity.
Dominican poet reads to crowd.