The New York Young Lords and the Struggle for Liberation

The New York Young Lords and the Struggle for Liberation❰Ebook❯ ➨ The New York Young Lords and the Struggle for Liberation Author Darrel Wanzer-Serrano – Oaklandjobs.co.uk The Young Lords was a multi ethnic, though primarily Nuyorican, liberation organization that formed in El Barrio Spanish Harlem in July of Responding to oppressive approaches to the health, education The Young Lords was a multi ethnic, York Young PDF/EPUB Ä though primarily Nuyorican, liberation organization that formed in El Barrio Spanish Harlem in July ofResponding to oppressive approaches to the health, educational, and political needs of the Puerto Rican community, the movement s revolutionary activism included organized protests and sit ins targeting such concerns as trash pickups and lead paint hazards The Young Lords advanced a thirteen point political program that demanded community control of their institutions and land and challenged the exercise of power by the state and outsider run The New PDF/EPUB ² institutions In The New York Young Lords and the Struggle for Liberation, Darrel Wanzer Serrano details the numerous community initiatives that advanced decolonial sensibilities in El Barrio and beyond Using archival research and interviews, he crafts an engaging account of the Young Lords discourse and activism He rescues the organization from historical obscurity and makes an argument for its continued relevance, enriching and informing contemporary discussions about Latino a politics.

The New York Young Lords and the Struggle for Liberation
  • Paperback
  • 244 pages
  • The New York Young Lords and the Struggle for Liberation
  • Darrel Wanzer-Serrano
  • 06 June 2019
  • 1439912033