Cesar Chavez Day, Social Justice

Why César Chávez Day Needs to be Remembered

César Chávez on the cover of Time Magazine in 1969 César Chávez was an Arizonian, WWII Veteran, father, husband, organizer, and leader. His legacy as a leader among farm workers' unions is honored on March 31st. The Spanish phrase: "Si Se Puede" (Yes, You Can), coined by Dolores Huerta, became the rallying cry for César… Continue reading Why César Chávez Day Needs to be Remembered

Cesar Chavez Day, Social Justice

Why César Chávez Day Needs to be Remembered

César Chávez was an Arizonian, WWII Veteran, a father, husband, organizer, and a leader. Chávez’ legacy as a leader among farm workers’ unions is honored on March 31st, on what would have been his 92nd birthday. On this day, the UFW martyrs also need to be remembered. These were men and women from Yemen, Mexico, and… Continue reading Why César Chávez Day Needs to be Remembered