Western Mass Boricuas was formed by local Activists, educators, community organizers who are dedicated to give more broad information of Puerto Rico history through the times.
We want to Organize, Engage, Educate and Invite communities to understand and support The Decolonization of Puerto Rico.
On Friday June 15th W. Mass Boricuas will host a rally at 1550 Main st, Springfield, Ma to stand in solidarity with the Decolonization and Independence of Puerto Rico. The colonial relationship between Puerto Rico and the United States has been destroying Puerto Rico. The 4, 645 deaths from Hurracaine Maria are directly related to the lack of inaction from the United States to decolonize Puerto Rico. Come and stand on solidarity with Puerto Rico and The People of Puerto Rico who live in The USA.
After last speaker, we will have a small rally , chanting songs and to culminate, there will be a Candle Silent Vigil in which we will pay our respects to the all the victims that died because of the vastation of the hurricanes, Irma and Maria. we will distribute the candles and will light them there.