UFW

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Cesar Chavez: The First Border Militia Minuteman » From: Counterpunch: Tells the Facts, Names the Names

*Mexikaresistance.com Editor’s Note: Cesar Chavez never considered himself a Chicano, and he actively worked to deport Mexicans. So why do our people continue to mindlessly worship him as a hero of the Chicano Movement? Also, why do so-called “Latinos” bend over backwards to apologize for his anti-Mexican views and actions? Are we really that desperate … Continue reading

Trampling Out the Vintage: Cesar Chavez and the Two Souls of the United Farm Workers

COMING OF age in the United States in the late 1960s and 1970s, it was almost impossible to not hear about Cesar Chavez, the man most often identified with beginning the United Farm Workers (UFW). If one shopped in a grocery store or ate at a college cafeteria, one was often met with someone handing … Continue reading

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