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187 Oral History | KCET

The fight against Proposition 187 was mustered by many leaders across different organizations. It was a feat of great cooperation, but not without bumps and obstacles along the way. Hear firsthand accounts of how leaders from all walks of life banded together against an anti-immigrant policies put forward by Proposition 187. Theirs are histories worth learning from. As Pilar Marrero writes, "the aftershocks of 187 continue to reverberate today. Some will say there are many similarities between the political and social phenomenon that happened then in the Golden State and what's going on today in the nation."