INSPIRING LATINA | Dolores Huerta

Dolores Huerta President, Dolores Huerta Foundation and co-founder of the United Farm Workers

From Episode #144 of Hispanic Lifestyle

We spoke with activist and co-founder of the United Farm Workers, Dolores Huerta. Our conversation began with Ms. Huerta discussing the importances of community activism.

Question: We asked Dolores to explain the mission of the Dolores Huerta Foundation.

Ms. Huerta shares her thoughts about the recognition she and César Chávez continue receive for their accomplishments.

Our conversation ended with Dolores Huerta speaking about the documentary Viva La Causa which focuses on one of the seminal events in the march for human rights – the grape strike and boycott led by César Chávez and herself in the 1960s.

http://www.doloreshuerta.org/

Author: Richard Sandoval

Richard Sandoval is an award winning journalist who produces Hispanic Lifestyle a television program broadcasting on several PBS stations throughout the United States. editorial@Hispaniclifestyle.com

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