Hispanic Heritage Month: Remembering Cesar Chavez

Hispanic Heritage Month: Remembering Cesar Chavez

By Amber Frias – RocketCityNow.com – Video Capture Not Credited. Mexican-American union leader Cesar Chavez overcame many hurdles in his pursuit of equality for all farmworkers. His search for fair treatment of those who placed fresh food on our tables led...
Chicano Folk Singer Immortalized in Documentary

Chicano Folk Singer Immortalized in Documentary

By KCBS Radio: On-Demand – KCBSRadio.radio.com – Image: Omni Studio. Ramon “Chunky” Sanchez marched with Cesar Chavez and Robert Kennedy.  His soulful and ethnic music was the soundtrack of a social and labor movement. Yet he remains mostly...
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,...