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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 142–150.
Published: 01 January 1994
...Meta Mendel-Reyes Copyright © 1994 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1994 Remembering Cesar Meta Mendel-Reyes My most indelible memory of Cesar Chavez is the opposite of his public persona as the man who inspired farmworkers...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 143–150.
Published: 01 January 1994
...Meta Mendel-Reyes Copyright © 1994 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1994 Remembering Cesar Meta Mendel-Reyes My most indelible memory of Cesar Chavez is the opposite of his public persona as the man who inspired farmworkers...
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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (97): 177–179.
Published: 01 January 2007
... articles on farmworker movements, slavery reparations, and an essay on Hurricane Katrina that appears in Hurricane Katrina, Un-natural Disaster: Reflections and Prospects (2006), edited by John Brown Childs. He was an advisory commit- tee member for the First Annual César Chávez Celebration in...
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Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (93): 200–216.
Published: 01 October 2005
... vast country to stand up for justice. The Stories How Much Does a Dream Weigh? (September 24, Caldwell, Idaho) That night, outside Caldwell, we gather at Farmway Village, home to a thousand farmworkers and their families, home to a thousand...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (132): 221–225.
Published: 01 October 2018
... tied to the medium of photographic image as a key element of storytelling and selling copy. Publishing moguls began to find that visual depictions of the plight of starving farmworkers, immigrants in bread lines, and striking urban laborers could expand the readership and perceived seriousness of their...
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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (134): 1–24.
Published: 01 May 2019
... , 2017 . Flores Lori A. Grounds for Dreaming: Mexican Americans, Mexican Immigrants, and the California Farmworker Movement . New Haven : Yale University Press , 2016 . Foley Griff . “ Struggling Over the Cost of Schooling: The 1964 Schools’ Boycott in Zimbabwe and Its Aftermath...
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Radical History Review (1980) 1980 (23): 140–161.
Published: 01 May 1980
... among its most important supporters, and the farmworkers and small farmers gradually being forced off the land emigrated to find work, sending home remittances which bolstered the balance of payments. In the 1960s and early 197Os, however, an industrial boom occur- red, promoted by a few...
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Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (102): 111–130.
Published: 01 October 2008
... analyzes efforts leading up to and beyond the Chicana/o movement to unionize farmworkers, equalize education, end the Vietnam War, eliminate poverty and rac- ism, and assert community autonomy. Students then read Yolanda Broyles-González’s El Teatro Campesino: The- ater in the Chicano Movement...
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Radical History Review (2006) 2006 (96): 95–111.
Published: 01 October 2006
... maximization for Valley agribusiness. Growers have fought to maintain a workforce forced to accept low wages. When the workers contest their own poisoning through pesticide drift or the contamination of drinking water with agricultural chemicals they face severe repression. The Valley’s farmworker...
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Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (91): 7–12.
Published: 01 January 2005
... farmworkers, asbestos- related illnesses among retired workers, radiological contamination from nuclear bomb-making plants. A benefit showing of Bhopal Express (dir. Mahesh Mathai, 1999), an Indian film about a couple caught up in the disaster, was very successful in highlighting the human cost. When...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (72): 58–67.
Published: 01 October 1998
... the United Farmworkers to organize strawberry workers in California.The students were adult workers and they belonged to public sector unions in New York City; most were members of CommunicationsWorkers of America, Local 1180, and AFSCME-District Council 37, which subsidized their tuition...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (140): 1–8.
Published: 01 May 2021
... jails and prisons, as well as among farmworkers and workers at meat-processing plants, where many workers are also immigrants who live in fear of detention and deportation. 6 As Mathew Rodriguez writes, “Bodily health has little to do with our own bodies.” 7 Instead, our bodily health is often...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (132): 126–143.
Published: 01 October 2018
... me greatly in writing this article. 1. Nadel, “Two Worlds” (hereafter TW), 143. Richard Steven Street is the first scholar to bring Nadel’s work to light. In his definitive history of California farmworker photography, Street discusses Nadel’s photographic record of braceros’ mistreatment...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (109): 83–99.
Published: 01 January 2011
... Brazil’s northeast as the largest group of severely malnourished and disease- ­ridden people in the Western Hemisphere.”44 More than three hundred thousand farmworkers are seasonal cane cutters in this “Saudi Arabia of biofuels,” according to Patrick McDonnell. And, as he has argued, “by most accounts...
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Radical History Review (1978) 1978 (17): 181–192.
Published: 01 May 1978
... president at that time. The cmpany hired some new guys, some of them with long hair, and they found a way of coming over to my bench. I was very active in the farmworkers. I was told reds dominated that, too. You know, they've done a hell of a lot to educate...
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Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (102): 161–170.
Published: 01 October 2008
..., and we are like the farmworkers. It was really heartening for them; they really saw themselves as part of that history. At the end of the training, they learned all this stuff that countered what they previously learned. The system teaches you that people randomly got a minimum wage — rich...
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Radical History Review (2002) 2002 (84): 138–148.
Published: 01 October 2002
... their learning to meaningful citizenship in a diverse democracy. When doing political projects, students may bring their knowl- edge to their chosen communities. Simultaneously, they learn from all with whom they work—schoolchildren, farmworkers, agency...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 127–138.
Published: 01 May 2010
... cultural access for farm communities. For the most part, this attention focused on facilitating farmer’s access to technologies that might ease his and his wife’s work — reducing the drudgery of farmwork by increasing access to new electrically powered farm and household technologies.26 Yet...
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Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (102): 171–184.
Published: 01 October 2008
... knowledge of history and exhibit self-determination and leadership. Vicki Castro (Tonantzin Esparza) adds to Paula’s idea by reminding the group of the grape boycott led by the farmworker organizer César Chávez. Moctesuma Esparza 180  Radical History Review (Bodie Olmos) also supports Paula’s...
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Radical History Review (1989) 1989 (44): 93–107.
Published: 01 May 1989
... movement, as well as Chicana women working for the rights of farmworkers, are other arenas of grassroots activism that need to be recognized. Absolutely central to our understanding of the social movements of this period is black women's history. Black women were the backbone of the Civil...