Democracy for All Festival in NYC

August 22, 2011



“Democracy For All” Festival promoting civic engagement, human rights, and noncitizen voting in New York City
Saturday, August 20th from 3 PM to 8 PM
78th Street Play Street (between Northern Boulevard and 34th Avenue), Jackson Heights, Queens

Extended Report from Queens Buzz, Video from Sajib Dutta, article in QueensLatino.com and more photos from Kurt Heyl.

Performances by:

EARTHDRIVER
Rock, soul, world beat, and hip-hop reinforce an ironclad political commitment
Kofre
Kofre es la mejor banda de la escena local en new york”. – El Diario la Prensa.
Poetas en Nueva York
The California Kings
Ayazamana Música y Danzas Tradicionales del Ecuador
HACHEst, Hip-Hop activismo
Victorio Menghi Solo Artist from Argentina
Bright Acoustic Reggae from Ghana
Yinka Olewole (Sabatta) Acoustic Rock from Nigeria via the U.K.

✝ Special Ceremony in Memory of Bernard Cho

Appearances by:

Council Members Julissa Ferreras, Daniel Dromm
David Chiu President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and Mayoral Candidate
Professor and Author, Ron Hayduk
Brendan Fay, Co-founder of St. Pat’s for All Parade
Nathaly Rubio-Torio, Director of Voces Latinas
David Andersson, Humanist Party NYC
Harpreet Toor, American Vision, Jus Punjabi TV
Ejim Dike, Director of the Human Rights Project
Donald J. McCaffrey, 32BJ
Arturo Ignacio Sanchez, Ph.D., Chairperson Newest New Yorkers Committee, C. B. 3, Queens

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Sponsor Organizations

Commercial Sponsors

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