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Cesar Chavez

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Cesar Chavez was an American labor leader and civil rights activist who, with Dolores Huerta, ... Originally a Mexican American farm worker, Chavez became the best known Latino ... It would be his f...

Cesar Chavez - Activist - Biography.com

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Labor leader and farm worker advocate Cesar Chavez devoted his life to ... “ Preservation of one's own culture does not require contempt or disrespect for other ...

Cesar Chavez - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Cesar Chavez, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Biography of César E. Chávez (CA Dept of Education)

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César E. Chávez was a good man who dedicated his life to helping others. ... School was hard for César because the teachers only spoke English and César did ...

Cesar Chavez - UFW: The Official Web Page of the United Farm ...

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The story of Cesar Estrada Chavez begins near Yuma, Arizona. Cesar ... He did not like school as a child, probably because he spoke only Spanish at home. ... and build a great union that will secure the spirit of all people if we do it through a  ...

How Cesar Chavez Changed the World | History | Smithsonian

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But the truth is that I went through a lot of hell, and a lot of people did. If we can even the score a little for the workers then we are doing something. ... What the New Cesar Chavez Film Gets Wrong About the Labor Activist · Cesar Chavez: A Life Devoted to Helping Farm Workers .... Get the best of Smithsonian.com by email.

Cesar E. Chavez, the Farm Worker Leader, honored with a ...

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Excerpts from a Statement issued in August 2000 after the Cesar Chavez holiday bill was signed into law. ... industries inspired generations of all races and nationalities to fight the good fight. ... can be heard across the nation. ... millions of Americans stopped eating grapes, the UFW did what most thought was impossible.

Facts for Cesar Chavez

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Important Facts about Cesar Chavez. Cesar Chavez was born in 1927 in Yuma, Arizona. ... people were being treated and decided to do something about it.

The My Hero Project - Cesar Chavez

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Aug 10, 2014 ... Cesar Chavez did a lot of things to better the lives of Mexican farm workers at ... Cesar Estrada Chavez was born March 31, 1927, on a small farm near .... a great union that will secure the spirit of all people if we do it through a ...

Cesar Chavez, Labor Leader, Civil Rights Activist & Champion of ...

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Learn about César Chávez, a Mexican-American labor leader, civil rights & human rights activist, who dedicated his life to the recognition for the rights of ...

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Cesar Chavez
Cesar Chavez was a social activist of the 1960s, most famous for his work in helping to improve the lives of California farm workers. The son of migrant laborers, Chavez founded the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA) and later the United Farm Worker... More »
Born: March 31, 1927, Yuma, Arizona
Died: April 23, 1993
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Cesar Chavez, 1927- 1993: He Organized the First Successful Farm ...

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Sep 2, 2009 ... Today we tell about one of the great labor activists, Cesar Chavez. ... He wanted to do more to help farm workers receive higher pay and better working conditions . He left his well ... He did not eat for twenty-five days. He was ...

Cesar Chavez Grows Up - America's Story from America's Library

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Cesar Chavez was born in North Gila Valley, near Yuma, Arizona. He was one of six children. His parents owned a ranch and a small grocery store, but during the Great Depression in the 1930s ... It was hard work, and they did not live in the same place for long. ... What kind of a life do you think this was for Cesar's family?

Cesar Chavez Gains Grounds for Farmers

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Cesar Chavez Gains Grounds for Farmers Cesar Chavez is best known for his efforts to gain better working conditions for the thousands of workers who labored  ...