Chavez: ‘Migrant workers in the US deserve new laws’

“The newly-released film “Cesar Chavez” depicts the battles the civil rights leader fought while trying to start a union for migrant farm laborers in California in the early 1960s. The organization, now called United Farm Workers of America (UFW), continues to work across the country. Cesar Chavez died in 1993 at the age of 66.”

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