VIDEO: Celebrating 40 years of Chicano Moratorium

40 years of Chicano Moratorium

The Chicano Moratorium brought together 30,000 people in a national movement to protest the Vietnam War and racism towards people of Mexican heritage. The following is an interview of Chicano Moratorium leader Rosalio Munoz about the significance of the Aug. 29, 1970 protest, then and now.


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  • Fascinating video! Even though this is relatively recent history I had no idea about the Chicano Moratorium until I saw this post. Riveting and electrifying. Where is this level of passion and involvement today?

    Posted by Blake Roberts, 07/27/2011 5:14am (3 years ago)

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