Arturo S. Rodríguez recalled what his parish priest at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church told him after joining the first farm workers’ melon strike in Rio Grande City and getting arrested back in 1966.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 4 2018 - 12:29pm
Written by JamiAlise on Mar 17 2017 - 3:00pm
As we get ready to honor the legacy of Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta, join OrganizeSA for an organizer training Friday night before we head out to register voters at the Cesar Chavez March on Saturday, March 25th. Please fill out this form so we can adequately prepare. For more information, you can go to their Facebook event.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 31 2016 - 3:27pm
In your own words and images, the March 26, 2016 San Antonio César E. Chávez March for Justice. [View the story "César Chávez March 2016" on Storify]
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Mar 24 2016 - 2:45pm
Pan American Branch Library will be showing a biography of the civil-rights activist and labor organizer Cesar Chavez. This movie is rated PG-13.
Written by City of San Antonio on Mar 24 2016 - 2:36pm
Join us as we march from the Westside to the Alamo in celebration of the Life & Legacy of an Extraordinary Labor Human and Civil Rights Leader, César E. Chavez. 8:30 a.m. Assemble at Avenida Guadalupe (Corner of S. Brazos & Guadalupe St.) for a Blessing of the March Worship Service & Community Program César E. Chavez March to the Alamo Begins at 10:00 am
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Mar 24 2016 - 2:20pm
Join us as we celebrate Cesar Chavez Day! Enjoy hands-on crafts, music, refreshments, and family fun.
Written by esperanzacenter on Sep 20 2013 - 11:19am
The UNIVISION Building, home of the first completely Spanish language television broadcast network in the United States, is set to be demolished at any given moment. The Westside Preservation Alliance, a volunteer organization working to preserve the history, culture and historic structures of San Antonio’s primarily Mexican American West Side opposes the demolition of the Univision Building.
Written by Antonio Rodriguez on Mar 31 2012 - 4:25pm
The annual César E. Chávez March for Justice took a new route on March 31, ending at Alamo Plaza where participants heard speeches from rally organizers and enjoyed performances by dancers dressed in traditional native American attire.
Written by Susana on Mar 26 2011 - 4:42pm
Led by Dolores Huerta, co-founder of the United Farm Workers of America, more than a thousand San Antonians chanting “Si se puede" (Yes we can) and calling for social justice in issues from immigration to education participated in the city's 15th annual Cesar E. Chavez March for Justice.
Written by David McLemore on Oct 11 2010 - 12:47pm
A rally and march for immigration rights and justice will take place Tuesday, Ocrt. 12 at Milam Park (across from Santa Rosa Medical Center). It's an opportunity to tell political representatives in Washington, D.C., you want to defend the Constitutional rights of U.S.-born children of immigrant parent, as guaranteed in the 14th Amendment.