One Life: Dolores Huerta at the Smithsonian

Exhibit Opening – Dolores Huerta at the Smithsonian Last October in a blog post, I announced that the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, D.C. had acquired¬†Harvey Richards’ photo of Dolores Huerta taken in 1965 during the grape strike for use in … Continue reading

Dolores Huerta, Then and Now

Dolores Huerta is so deserving of the medal of freedom, bestowed here on May 30, 2012 by President Obama.¬†On September 24, 1965, she stood on top of a car during the grape strike, calling workers out of the fields to … Continue reading