Carren Jao | KCET
Post date: 2018-04-05T10:27:38-07:00
During the turbulence of the 60s and 70s, 35 people were arrested for sitting in a Board of Education meeting. But no trial ever came to being. Hear Raul Ruiz talk about those fateful arrests.
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Police surveillance and infiltration on the youth activists was prevalent. But they weren't the only ones watching, so were the activists. Hear Patricia Borjon Lopez's take on these police activities.
Post date: 2018-04-04T11:56:47-07:00
Many of the issues that were prevalent in the 1960s and 70s are still present in today's times. Hear how La Raza photorapher Gil Lopez's thoughts on continuing the struggle today.
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The Chicano Movement wasn't just one segment of the population. It encompassed people of all ages. See their photos and hear photographer Devra Weber speak about them.
Post date: 2018-04-04T10:23:00-07:00
Nothing signals “Revolution HQ” about the Church of the Epiphany in Lincoln Heights, but if its walls could speak, perhaps they would rally and roar because this place of worship was also a place of resistance in the 1960s and 70s.
Post date: 2018-04-03T10:58:31-07:00
In the 1960s and 70s, a group of intrepid young activists took over 25,000 images for the community newspaper-turned-magazine La Raza. These photos now exist at UCLA's Chicano Studies Research Center. Now we're asking for your help in filling the blanks.