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Equity in the Classroom - Dr. Joan Jaimes

Dr. Joan Jaimes - Director of Teaching & Learning Center

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Equity Advance & Resources

Maria del Refugio Ozuna, age 13, and Mrs. San Juan Gonzales, age 77, working at the Southern Pecan Shelling Company, Jan.17, 1938.| Photo courtesy of UTSA

Emma Tenayuca, "La Pasionaria de Texas" (Led the 1938 Pecan Sheller Strike in San Antonio)

Source Citation (MLA 8th Edition) "Dolores Huerta (center), wearing a sweater with the UFW symbol, encourages other workers to fight..." The Sixties in America Reference Library, edited by Sara Pendergast and Tom Pendergast, vol. 2: Biographies, UXL, 20

The federal Bracero program, which recruited 4.6 million Mexican citizens to work in agriculture in the United States.

"You cannot oppress the people who are not afraid anymore," Cesar Chavez

"Sun Mad," first created in 1981 by Artista Ester Hernandez

Celebrated author Tomas Rivera, whose works include: "y no se lo tragó la tierra" (...And the Earth Did Not Devour Him)

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