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Corazon Productions

Corazon Productions

Beginning in the mid 1970s, a small number of Chicano artists, writers, intellectuals, and organizations began moving from East Los Angeles into Highland Park. Among those who mad ...
The Chicano Moratorium

The Chicano Moratorium

The Chicano Moratorium was a collective effort to raise awareness of the Vietnam War as a civil rights issue, one among many affecting the Chicano community.
Plan De Aztlan

Plan De Aztlan

El Plan Espiritual de Aztlan, drafted at the Denver Youth Conference of 1969, was perhaps the single most important philosophical document informing early, nationalist Chicano acti ...
Yo Soy Chicano

Yo Soy Chicano

Los Angeles in the 1960s and 70s saw the arrival of a surging Chicano movement that worked towards political and social change.
Civil Rights Awakening

Civil Rights Awakening

A multi-faceted group of Chicano and Chicana activists emerged during the 1960s and 1970s, spurred on by the United Farm Workers, the Black Civil Rights movement and the struggle a ...
The Muñoz Family

The Muñoz Family

Highland Park natives Ricardo and Rosalio Muñoz, brothers by birth and in struggle, were important members of the movement for Chicano empowerment in Northeast Los Angeles during t ...