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Your Call: Who was Cesar Chavez and what is his legacy?



On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with award winning journalist and author Miriam Pawel about her new book, “The Crusades of Cesar Chavez: A Biography.” Chavez went from being a migrant worker to leader of one of the most influential movements in the 20th century, inspiring generations of activists and community organizers. What do we need to know about one of the most significant Latino leaders in US history?  Join the conversation with Rose Aguilar and you.


Miriam Pawel, Pulitzer-prize winning journalist and author

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The Crusades of Cesar Chavez: A Biography

LA Times: 'The Crusades of Cesar Chavez' is a frank look at an imperfect leader