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San Diego State Archives to Honor Armando Rodriquez

Armando Rodriquez has donated his papers to the Chicana/o Archives at San Diego State University. 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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The American GI Forum and Presidential Politics

The Texas-based American GI Forum played a pivotal—and still not fully understood—role in the election and administrations of presidents John F. Kennedy (1961–1963) and Lyndon B. Johnson (1963–1968), as well in state and local politics. Continue reading

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