What Is Cointel Pro?
Join UMAS y MEXA in the screening of COINTELPRO101 in KOBLS120 on Wednesday, March 5th at 7pm
Special Guests, Pricilla Falcon, Ricardo Romero & Kiko Martinez (community activists featured in the film)
Short fo Counter Intelligence Program, This formal FBI organization was used to infiltrate and shut down social movements for the advancement of the Black, Brown, Asian and Indigenous people.
Colorado and more specifically Boulder, has been a momentous place for the attacks of the COINTELPRO against the Xican@ community.
The film COINTELPRO101 introduces its viewers to the history of our own communities and the social movements that were violently threatened in the 60s and 70s.