Decades-Old Chicano Mural Erased in San Jose’s East Side

Decades-Old Chicano Mural Erased in San Jose’s East Side

By Jennifer Wadsworth | @jennwadsworth – SanJoseInside.com – Photo: South Bay Visions. Photo: “Mural de la Raza” is gone forever. But the property owners may not be entirely off the hook. It was one of the oldest surviving murals in San Jose,...
Film examines Dolores Huerta from jazz to ‘Sí, se puede’

Film examines Dolores Huerta from jazz to ‘Sí, se puede’

By Russell Contreras/The Associated Press – SantaFeNewMexican.com – Associated Press file photo. Albuquerque, New Mexico — Dolores Huerta formed the first farmworkers union with Cesar Chavez, stood next to Sen. Robert Kennedy minutes before he was...
Cesar Chavez’s son to speak in Riverside for Chavez Days 2018

Cesar Chavez’s son to speak in Riverside for Chavez Days 2018

By Staff report/Press-Enterprise – PE.com – AP file photo. Photo: United Farm Workers leader Cesar Chavez pauses during his 1,000-mile march though the agricultural valley of California on behalf of the UFW union in 1975./AP file photo Cesar Chavez Days...
Documentary gives activist Dolores Huerta her due

Documentary gives activist Dolores Huerta her due

By Katie Chicklinski-Cahill Arts/entertainment editor – DurangoHerald.com – Courtesy Photo. Dolores Huerta has spent most of her adult life fighting to improve conditions for farm workers in the United States, but she often worked in the shadow of her...