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United Farm Workers - Wikipedia

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The United Farm Workers of America, or more commonly just United Farm Workers (UFW), is a labor union for farmworkers in the United States. It originated from ...

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

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It was an outgrowth of an earlier farmworker organization, the Agricultural Workers Association (AWA), founded by Dolores Huerta. AWOC was mostly composed ...

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

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The walls of his office in La Paz (United Farm Worker Headquarters ) are lined with ... Cesar became an organizer for Ross' organization, the Community Service ...

Farmworker Movement Documentation Project - Primary source ...

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Farmworker Movement Documentation Project - Presented by the UC San Diego ... Primary source accounts by the UFW volunteers who built the movement.

History Of The United Farm Workers - LAITS

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Throughout the course of United States history, there had been many reasons for unsuccessful organization of farmworkers. The National Farm Labor Union, ...

United Farm Workers of America (UFW) | American labour union ...

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Nov 24, 2010 ... UFW U.S. labour union founded in 1962 as the National Farm Workers Association by Cesar Chavez, a migrant farm labourer. The union ...

United Farm Workers of America facts, information, pictures ...

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United Farm Workers of America (UFW) is a union for agricultural laborers, primarily in California. Founded by charismatic leader, Cesar Chavez, UFW reached ...

Fighting for Farm Workers' Rights: Cesar Chavez, the Delano Grape ...

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In 1962, he founded the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA), which .... The UFW won the field worker vote in a victory that bolstered their credibility as ...

Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers Movement - Oxford ...

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In September 1962, the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA) held its first convention in Fresno, California, initiating a multiracial movement that would ...

Cesar Chavez - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Learn more about how Chavez grew from migrant farm worker to civil rights champion ... That same year the Teamsters' union challenged the ufw in the Salinas ...

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UFW: The Official Web Page of the United Farm Workers of America

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Founded by Cezar Chavez, the UFW organizes agricultural workers, many of whom are Mexican-Americans.

Delano Grape Strike and Boycott - UFW: The Official Web Page of ...

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The Filipinos asked Cesar Chavez, who led a mostly Latino farm workers union, the National Farm Workers Association, to join their strike. Cesar and the ...

United Farm Workers | Facing Freedom

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In the early 1960s, in the small town of Delano, California, farmworkers had had enough. ... UFW leaders, especially union president Cesar Chavez, connected ...