Posts Tagged as "UFW"

‘We can fight back:’ Community comes together to learn how to tackle issues undocumented immigrants face in Kern County

October 18, 2018 / By
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When an immigration officer conducts a warrantless arrest, it’s usually because the person has said too much or wasn’t aware of their rights.

Dolores Huerta and her children speak about the family legacy

March 19, 2018 / By
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By: Veronica Morley

A packed Levan Center at Bakersfield College celebrated Dolores Huerta and her children as they spoke about her life as an activist and their family legacy.

Hunger Strike: Youth Leading the Way On Immigration

November 25, 2013 / By
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Pictured above: Andres Chavez / Photo by Alfredo Camacho

By Alfredo Camacho for South Kern Sol


Solis An Ally For Workers’ Rights

June 29, 2012 / By
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Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis (center), talks with Magda Menendez, director of Mexican American Opportunity Foundation Bakersfield and Dolores Huerta./ Photo by ANDRES GARCIA/South Kern Sol.

Kristofferson, Los Lobos To Raise Money For UFW

June 16, 2012 / By
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Courtesy of the UFW


BAKERSFIELD— Actor and singer/songwriter of hits like ‘Me and Bobby McGee,’ ‘Sunday Morning Coming Down’ and ‘Help Me Make It Through the Night’, Kris Kristofferson  will making a stop in Bakersfield to help raise money of the United Farm Workers (UFW) on June 19.

Huerta Reflects On The Union She Helped Create

May 24, 2012 / By
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Dolores Huerta/Photo by JOSE 'PABLO' ANTONIO/South Kern Sol









BAKERSFIELD– The United Farm Workers  celebrated its 50th Anniversary at the Rabobank Convention Center on May 18 to May 20.