Dolores: Rebel, Activist, Feminist, Mother

Back in 2014, I told you about the historic premier of the César Chávez movie. Now, I’m pleased to tell you that the story of his United Farm Workers co-founder and civil rights icon, Dolores Huerta, Dolores is hitting the big screen this fall. More…

Dr. King, Inauguration Day and Our Democracy

In the coming days our nation will be marking two occasions:  the national holiday honoring the life, service and leadership of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the peaceful transfer of power from one presidential administration to another that we call Inauguration Day. For me, both days will be emotional.  Both days call for reflection.  More…

Real Superheroes Wear Sweaters

Let me tell you about some people who change the world every day: amazing rabble rousers in appliqued sweater vests. They drive your child’s school bus. They teach second grade. They are leading the fight for child nutrition and to end childhood hunger. More…

Our First Rabble Rousers-Agitadores Book Signing!

Have you heard of the book Rabble Rousers- Agitadores? It chronicles ordinary people who dared to dream. They used their voices, commitment and passion to organize communities to fight injustice.