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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Youth continue legacy at 17th annual César Chávez Marchaparticipants honor the achievements and legacy of César Chávez, the union leade
Youth continue legacy at 17th annual César Chávez Marcha
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 29 days ago
participants honor the achievements and legacy of César Chávez, the union leader and labor organizer who co-founded the National Farm Workers Association. Residents waved printed red flags and stepped in time with mariachi songs to honor the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Cesar Chavez Boulevard: Glendale recognizes icon who fought for workers' rightssuch as boycotts, hunger strikes and marches to bring awareness to the mistreat
Cesar Chavez Boulevard: Glendale recognizes icon who fought for workers' rights
The Arizona Republic / Posted 30 days ago
such as boycotts, hunger strikes and marches to bring awareness to the mistreatment of farm workers. He co-founded the National Farm Workers Association, which is now known as United Farm Workers union. U.S. Rep. Ruben Gallego, who represents... Read more
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NBC News
Dolores vs. Rosario And The Fight for Young Latino Votesinto question," Bejarano said. Huerta has a long history of agitating. She was
Dolores vs. Rosario And The Fight for Young Latino Votes
NBC News / Posted a month ago
into question," Bejarano said. Huerta has a long history of agitating. She was 32 when she launched with César Chávez the National Farm Workers Association through which she broke barriers as a woman in negotiating and securing federal welfare... Read more
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NBC San Diego
'Si Se Puede': Chavez's Memory Honored With Servicebetter too,’” student Bianca Espinoza said of the effect of volunteering. Cesa
'Si Se Puede': Chavez's Memory Honored With Service
NBC San Diego / Posted a month ago
better too,’” student Bianca Espinoza said of the effect of volunteering. Cesar Chavez, himself a farmer, co-founded the National Farm Workers Association, later renamed the United Farm Workers Union (UFW). “I’m appreciating that my family used... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Glendale dedicates street in honor of Cesar Chavezboycotts and hunger strikes to bring attention to the plight of impoverished an
Glendale dedicates street in honor of Cesar Chavez
The Arizona Republic / Posted 1 months ago
boycotts and hunger strikes to bring attention to the plight of impoverished and overworked rural laborers. He formed the National Farm Workers Association, which later became United Farm Workers. Chavez died in 1993 at the age of 66. A... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Thursday Is César Chávez Daya proclamation Wednesday honoring the American farm worker, labor leader, civil
Thursday Is César Chávez Day
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 1 months ago
a proclamation Wednesday honoring the American farm worker, labor leader, civil rights activist, and co-founder of the National Farm Workers Association. The Governor’s text follows below… PROCLAMATION Eighty-nine years ago, César Chávez was... Read more

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