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Cinema in Focus: 'Cesar Chavez'

In the Bible, Mark records Jesus as saying: "A prophet is not without honor except in his own town."

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

SFGate

'The Crusades of Cesar Chavez,' by Miriam Pawel

"The Crusades of Cesar Chavez" is the first comprehensive biography of the spectacular rise and messy decline of the United Farm Workers Union , and the man who struck the sparks that launched an epic American social movement.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

University of Nebraska Press

Now a Major Motion Picture: Cesar Chavez, Stefan Zweig

This is story of Jon Lewis, the United Farm Workers Union'sphotographer at the Delano, California,grape strike in the mid 1960s.He became the United Farm Workers Union's semiofficial photographer and a close confidant of farmworker leader Cesar Chavez .

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Ventura County Star

Frank P. Barajas: 'Cesar Chavez' reveals past and present realities

ASSOCIATED PRESS Central Valley farm workers wave the United Farm Workers flag at a special screening March 25 of the film "Cesar Chavez" held at The 40 Acres, the former UFW headquarters in Delano.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Newsday

Cesar Chavez film triggers legacy discussion

Cesar Chavez is one of the best-known labour leaders in the United States. Now, as BBC Mundo's Jaime Gonzalez reports from Los Angeles, the life of the Mexican-American activist has been made the subject of a feature-length biopic by Mexican director Diego Luna.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

KPFA-FM Berkeley

APEX Express - April 3, 2014 at

First, APEX Contributor Ellen Choy will sit down with three API holistic healers who practice different non-Western, holistic modalities of healing.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Hudson Valley Press

Obama on Cesar Chavez Day

On Cesar Chavez Day, we celebrate one of America's greatest champions for social justice.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Cesar Chavez's legacy is at work in the White House

When prominent Latino activists meet with President Barack Obama, there's one White House staff member present whom many of them have known since she was a child.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

Holtville Tribune

Cesar Chavez and Beyond

This Monday, March 31st is Cesar Chavez Day. A day to honor Chavez an American farm worker, labor leader, educator, civil rights activist, founder of the United Farm Workers , and hero.

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RecordNET

A gaping hole in new film on Chavez

An associate professor of history at San Francisco State University, Mabalon is author of "Little Manila is in the Heart," a history of Stockton's Filipino community.

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Modesto celebrates the legacy of César Chávez with family event

The César E. Chávez Family Day Celebration filled the Maddux Youth Center on Saturday with speeches, poetry, cultural dances, and booths offering information and tasty tostadas.

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Seattle Gay News

Chavez experience warns us about illegal immigration With release of...

Chavez experience warns us about illegal immigration With release of new Cesar Chavez film, former border patrol agent recalls his first meeting with famed labor organizer by Michael Harpol - Special to the SGN Keeping an eye out for harvest crews on a late-summer morning in 1965, my partner, Bill Gibson, and I drove in our green and white U.S.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Filmmaker explores legacy of farm worker activist C sar Ch vez

Actor and director Diego Luna walked along Csar Chvez Street in Austin with a TV crew asking passers-by if they'd heard of the man the road was named for.

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The White House

Presidential Proclamation -- Cesar Chavez Day, 2014

On Cesar Chavez Day, we celebrate one of America's greatest champions for social justice.

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CNN

Kerry Kennedy: How New York could benefit from their own Cesar Chavez

Editor's note: Kerry Kennedy is the president of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights, and author of "Speak Truth To Power: Human Rights Defenders Who Are Changing Our World" and "Being Catholic Now."

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The Standard

Chavez film gives hope to immigrant farm workers in US

The Forty Acres in Delano, California, the United Farm Workers uunion's original headquarters, is about two miles from where Cesar Chavez began his movement: The house where he lived with his family, the Filipino Hall where he announced his first fast, Delano High School where the farm workers got support from US Senator Robert Kennedy, and the ... (more)

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NBC Los Angeles

Two Dozen Puppies Rescued From Outdoor Shelter

More than two dozen dogs are in need of new homes after an outdoor animal shelter discovered multiple litters that had been abandoned early Thursday morning.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

UFW's Gilbert Padilla recalls battles, boycotts of Cesar Chavez era

Black-and-white photos cover the dining room table in Gilbert Padilla's Fresno home.

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Visalia Times-Delta

Zero water allocation protested at Tulare water rally

Carmen Garza comes from a long line of farm workers, starting with her grandfather who she says lived through the toughest times.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

Bradenton.com

'Cesar Chavez' a noble, intimate and modestly inspiring portrait

"Cesar Chavez" is a Mexican-American "42," a quietly inspiring and well-acted tale of a civil rights icon whose story isn't nearly as familiar as Jackie Robinson's.

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