Category Archives: Economic Justice

CineMoneda: Los Últimos Chinamperos

Join us for our monthly movie night on Thursday, March 31st at 6:30 with the Red Tlaloc and the Feria Multitrueque Mixiuhca. We’ll be watching the documentary “Los Últimos Chinamperos” and have invited special guests from the cooperative Lum K’inal. They’ll share with us about their work protecting the native lands of Xochimilco and traditional organic

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Lo Que Pasa: Fall 2015

October is already over? It’s been awhile since we’ve sent out a Lo Que Pasa, but not because of lack of news and activities! This summer brought a full house of long-term guests and friends, 10 amazing weeks with our four Haverford College summer interns, visits and outreach to Quaker meetings and activities in the

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Festivalito Multi-Trueque “La Paloma”

The Casa’s Economic Justice Committee is hosting our third Festivalito La Paloma, a bartering fair based on solidarity economics on Saturday, May 16th. All welcome! 13 hrs. Required introductory workshop 13:30 – 14hrs Bartering fair 14hrs Big community potluck Bring products to trade and food to share!  

Lo Que Pasa en la Casa: April 2015

Hospitality. Many thanks to all of our participants in the Casa’s second Quaker Social Action in Mexico Learning Tour in March (first photo above). We had another great week, learning together about the work and community of the Casa with 11 Friends from all over the country. Right before the Learning Tour, dozens of Friends

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Lo Que Pasa en la Casa: Spring 2015

HOSPITALITY: Being our busiest month in terms of guests and reservations in the Casa, January flew by and so did February, leaving us all wondering how it could possibly be March already! We had the opportunity to see familiar faces and bring some new friends into the community. Groups of all ages pass through the Casa,

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Quaker Social Action in Mexico Learning Tour Begins!

This week we’ll be hosting a a nine-day Learning Tour for Quakers led by the Casa team.  We’re so excited to welcome seven Friends from across the US on this adventure.   During nine days in Mexico, we’ll be going about the city, enjoying fellowship with Friends, and engaging with important issues in modern-day Mexico. We’ll be exploring:

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