YWCA National Conference and Annual General Assembly
Dolores Huerta spoke about her experiences organizing unions and immigration issues. In 1962, Cesar Chavez founded the National Farm… read more
Dolores Huerta spoke about her experiences organizing unions and immigration issues.
In 1962, Cesar Chavez founded the National Farm Workers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers (UFW). He was joined in those endeavors by Dolores Huerta who, along with the Dolores Huerta Foundation, supported the issue of immigration and was committed to the passage of federal comprehensive immigration reform legislation. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
Challenges Facing Women
Gloria Steinem and others spoke at a conference on women’s issues. They spoke about progress made by the…
National Rally for Citizenship
Prominent local and national organizations joined community, labor and immigrant rights supporters in a “National…
Domestic Workers Organize
The first national Domestic Workers Conference was held last month in New York, where workers attended workshops,…
Immigration Workers Panel Discussion
Immigrants shared their stories about working without the legal rights of citizens and allegations of abuses at the…