Friday, September 22, 2017

Tag: El Chicano

Chavez remembered as “dignified leader” by friends, organizers

Cesar Chavez’s advocacy and legacy are deeply rooted in the Inland Empire. According to George Aguilar, the renowned labor organizer got his start in...

Boxing gym giving youth a ‘Fighting Chance’

Seventeen years ago, Ian Franklin had a vision--one that involved establishing a boxing program to mentor youth facing the dangers of drugs and violence...

Inland Empire Congressmen reflect on GOP health bill failure

Local congressional representatives commented on the future of the nation’s health care system, after House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) decided to pull his ‘Obamacare’...

ICUC: Ceasefire long term, effective strategy to reduce crime

The San Bernardino City Council last week approved a contract to work with California Partnership for Safer Communities (CPSC) to implement a long awaited...