Tag Archives: CSO

Photos of Robert Kennedy and Cesar Chavez

Blog focusing on Ventua County, California has rare photos of Cesar Chavez encouraging voter engagement in 1958 and Robert F. Kennedy praying shortly before his death in 1968. Continue reading

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Richard Chavez, 1929–2011

Richard Chavez helped lead the United Farm Workers. He first developed his organizing skills with the Community Services Organization in the 1950s. Continue reading

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From the Barrio to Washington (Via Sacramento)

Armando Rodriguez was one of the most important early Mexican American civic leaders. From the Barrio to Washington: An Educator’s Journey is an inspiring story. Continue reading

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