César Chávez and other labor activists

IRLE/Memory Work Los Angeles

In this photo from 1993, leaders and rank-and-file labor activists pose with César Chávez, front row center. Miguel Contreras, standing on the far left in a suit jacket, began his career at the United Farm Workers and would go on to lead the Los Angeles County Federation of labor. Next to Chávez is current California State Senator María Elena Durazo.

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