Tag archive for ‘Cesar Chavez’
By The Dispatch On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Border patrol agent discusses meeting Cesar Chavez

(Back to part one) Chavez had begun organizing by signing up farm workers for burial insurance, a benefit of great importance to them. Now he sought multi-year contracts for his members that would not only permit More...

By Guest Author On Monday, March 31st, 2014
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Ahead of ‘Cesar Chavez’ film, former border patrol agent discusses meeting the labor organizer

With Release of New ‘Cesar Chavez’ Film, Former Border Patrol Agent Recalls His First Meeting with Famed Labor Organizer Keeping an eye out for harvest crews on a late-summer morning in 1965, my partner, Bill More...

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