THIS WEEK ON LATINOPIA: EDUARDO DÍAZ ON ONE LIFE: DOLORES HUERTA, DOLORES HUERTA ON 1966 PEREGRINACIÓN, YOGA TALK WITH JULIE CARMEN, AUGUSTÍN LIRA ON LIBERTAD, AND ANGELA’S PHOTO OF THE WEEK.
This year marks the 60th anniversary of the 1965 United Farm Worker’s march from Delano to Sacramento, California. Regular blogger Eduardo Díaz reports on the celebration of this historic event at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. The celebration featured performances by Augustín Lira, co-founder of El Teatro Campesino, and his musical group Alma. This week we complement Eduardo’s blog with a video of Dolores Huerta remembering the historic march, and a musical performance by Augustín Lira, Patricia Wells Solóranzano and Merlinda Espinosa “Libertad.”
Also this week blogger Julie Carmen returns iwth Yoga Talk, this week answering tghe question, “Why Yoga?” And don’t miss Angela Ortiz’s Phot of the Week, “Trunks.”