Tag: Chavez

  • How Cesar Chavez married religion & ideology in landmark farmworkers’ march

    On March 31, 1966, labor rights pioneer Cesar Chavez wasn’t celebrating his birthday in any ordinary method. Somewhat, he was 14 days right into a 25-day pilgrimage in California from Delano to Sacramento. Main a bunch of placing farm laborers and supporters, Chavez’s plan was to construct momentum and assist for the employees’ trigger in…

  • Biden: Honor César Chávez by championing the dignity & rights of each employee

    As we speak, we honor César E. Chávez by carrying on the trigger — “La Causa” — to which he devoted his life:  championing the dignity and rights of each employee, utilizing nonviolence to battle for justice, and standing with organized labor to construct an economic system that rewards work and not simply wealth. César…

  • Tucson metropolis workplaces closed Friday for César Chávez Day

    All metropolis of Tucson workplaces, apart from emergency providers, can be closed Friday, March 31, in observance of César Chávez Day. Residential and industrial trash and recycling is not going to be affected, and Solar Tran, Solar Van, and the Solar Hyperlink streetcar will function on an everyday schedule. The metropolis’s “César E. Chávez Vacation”…