Video: Omar Lopez Keynote at Chicago Convention
Huge thank yous to Kim Wilder for putting these videos together!
From the video description: Omar López has a bio that includes being a founder of the Mexican Teachers Organization in 1973; being a principal leader and convenor of the March 10 and May 1 2006 historic mega-marches in defense of undocumented immigrant workers; and being the director of C.A.L.O.R. which provides services to Latinos affected by HIV/AIDS and other diseases. Omar López is running for the House of Representatives in Illinois, 4th District. http://www.omarlopez2008.org. This is one of the key note speeches from the 2008 Green Party Presidential Convention in Chicago. More coverage of the Green Party of the United States Annual Meeting and Presidential Convention can be found at http://www.onthewilderside.net. Videographer: Ian Wilder. Editors: Kimberly Wilder and Ian Wilder.