Huerta, Dolores 1930-
Most widely held works about Dolores Huerta
Most widely held works by Dolores Huerta
Dolores Huerta by Frank Perez ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Describes the efforts in the 1960s of Dolores Huerta to organize migrant workers in California into a union which became the United Farm Workers.
The fight in the fields Cesar Chavez and the farmworkers' struggle ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
The story of Cesar Chavez, founder of the National Farm Workers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers. Examines the grape and lettuce boycotts and the non-violent movements of the 1960s and 1970s; these confronted conservative politicians and the Teamsters Union and inspired Chicano activism. Uses archival footage, newsreels, and contemporary interviews with activists, politicians, and Chavez family members.
The fight in the fields Cesar Chavez and the farmwokers' struggle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
The story of Cesar Chavez, the charismatic founder of the United Farmworkers Union and the history and impact of the movement that he inspired. The heart of the UFW, Chavez remains the most important Latino leader in this country's history. The activities he and his dedicated organizers led inspired the Chicano activism of the 1960's and '70's, helping to create a Latino civil rights movement. Film includes archival footage, newsreels and present-day interviews with activists, politicians and Chavez family members.
Plan Colombia cashing in on the drug war failure ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
A 20-year "war on drugs" in Colombia has been paid for by U.S. taxpayers. Still, more and more drugs and narco-dollars are entering the U.S. every year. Is it a failure by Washington? Or is it a smokescreen to secure Colombia's oil and natural resources?
A crushing love Chicanas, motherhood and activism ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
A documentary that honors five mothers who have raised families and have made important contributions as workers, activists, educators, leaders, and who effect broad-based social change.
The end of an American dream the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
A look at the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy on June 5, 1968 after the California primary. With interviews of eyewitnesses and others, the film explores the belief that Sirhan Sirhan committed the crime and that others were involved.
Yo soy Chicano ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Portrays the Chicano experience from its roots in pre-Columbian history to the present by dramatically recreating key events in Mexican history, and by presenting interviews with Chicano leaders, Dolores Huerta, Reies Lopez Tijerina, Rodolfo Gonzalez, and Jose Angel Gutierrez.
Chicano! the history of the Mexican American civil rights movement. 2, The struggle in the fields ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
A four part series chronicling various aspects of the struggles for equal rights by Mexican Americans. Episode 2 examines the efforts of farmworkers to form a national labor union. Under the leadership of nonviolence advocate Cesar Chavez, farmworkers launched a strike against California grape growers in 1965, demanding better working conditions and fair wages. In 1970, they undertook a national table grape boycott that eventually led to the first union contracts in farm labor history. An important milestone in the struggle was the passage of the California Labor Relations Act.
Dolores Huerta labor organizer and co-founder, United Farmworkers Union ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Dolores Huerta speaks about her years in the struggle for farm worker rights.
Amoxtli san ce tojuan We are one = Nosotros somos uno ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Nahuatl and held by 10 libraries worldwide
This documentary, produced by columnists Roberto Rodriguez & Patrisia Gonzales, is a collection of stories from peoples from throughout the continent regarding the origin/migration of indigenous-based Mexican peoples and of relationships with all the ancient people of the the continent. Many of these peoples nowadays find themselves dispersed throughout the United States and Canada (as immigrants), but many challenge that designation by reclaiming their heritage as indigenous peoples. The documentary reveals many connections, including one between the Uto-Nahuatl language family of peoples, ranging from Canada to Central America. The documentary is in English and Spanish with Nahuatl (Aztec) introductions and it intentionally has no narrator, allowing the people to speak for themselves.
Song for Cesar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"This project and song is dedicated to the memory and legacy of Cesar Chavez and his life long commitment to the lives of the farm worker and their families."--DVD notes.
A Day in Delano a moving tribute to the character of Cesar Chavez ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The events of the day (March 10, 1967 in Delano, California) when Cesar Chavez broke his 25-day fast in support of the California grape strike are recorded in a celelbration mass with speeches by the late Robert Kennedy and Dolores Huerta, the farm workers ̓contract negotiator, and with Chavez ̓own statement of his fast.
Plan Colombia cashing-in on the drug war failure = guerra anti-drogas o pro-petroleo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Veinte años de guerra antidrogas en Colombia financiada por los contribuyentes de EEUU. Pero cada día hay más y más drogas y el narco dinero sigue entrando a los bancos norteamericanos. ¿El Plan Colombia es un fracaso o una cortina de humo para que Washington se apropie del petróleo y los recursos naturales de Colombia? Esa respuesta intenta darnos este documental.
From the vault subject series women's studies ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
These ten programs contain excerpts from interviews, speeches and readings from such notable women as Margaret Mead, Helen Caldicott, Molly Ivins, Dolores Huerta, June Jordan, Bella Abzug, Rachel Carson, Arundhati Roy, Vandana Shiva and Wangari Maathai.
The siege of Dili, E. Timor ; The struggle for human rights ; Teach-In on globalization ; Good jobs & the global economy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Collection of speeches; includes speeches from the AFL-CIO convention.
Say it LOUD! new songs for peace ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Drowning out the drums of war with the voices of reason." Presents new songs for peace in response to the revenge hysteria that went unchallenged after 9/11, with original music and beats set to historic audio clips of notable figures of the 20th century.
The struggle is far from over interviewed by Bill Northwood ( Recording )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Discussion by three members of the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee about the union's efforts. A speech by Dolores Huerta is also included."
Martin Luther King, Jr., convocation. Pt. 2 by Iowa) Wartburg College (Waverly ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Dolores Huerta, co-founder of the United Farm Workers of America, speaks on leadership and activism in the American civil rights and labor movements.
Talkin' union interview with Dolores Huerta by Dolores Huerta ( Recording )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Mimi Rosenberg speaks with Dolores Huerta, President of the United Farm Workers Union, about the UFW and the labor movement in the age of President Reagan.
Dinner at Jane's ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"In the 1890's Jane Addams' Hull House was a thriving center of women's activism. This performance artwork by Suzanne Lacy imagines the nuances of specific historical moments through a gathering of contemporary activists."--Opening frame.
Agricultural laborers--Labor unions--Organizing Alvarez, Julia Biography Chavez, Cesar,--1927-1993 Cisneros, Sandra Colon, Miriam Cotera, Martha Documentary films Drug control Families Feature films Film sequels Friendship Hernández, Antonia Hispanic American single mothers Hispanic American women History Huerta, Dolores,--1930- International relations Interviews Juvenile works Knights of Labor Labor disputes Labor leaders León, Tania Mesa-Bains, Amalia Mexican American migrant agricultural laborers Mexican American women Mexican American women labor leaders Mexican American women labor union members Migrant agricultural laborers Migrant agricultural laborers--Labor unions Migrant agricultural laborers--Labor unions--Officials and employees Moraga, Cherríe Mothers Nonfiction films Ocampo, Adriana C Pantoja, Antonia Powderly, Terence Vincent,--1849-1924 Rodríguez-Triás, Helen Sol Gutiérrez, Ana Strikes and lockouts--Agricultural laborers United Farm Workers United Farm Workers Organizing Committee United States Velázquez, Nydia Women Women labor leaders Women political activists Women social reformers