Baldemar Velasquez http://wunc.org en A Look Back At The 1968 Poor People’s Campaign And How We Create Black And Brown Unity Today http://wunc.org/post/look-back-1968-poor-people-s-campaign-and-how-we-create-black-and-brown-unity-today <p>The assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in 1968 often overshadows what may be his most radical crusade. The Poor People’s Campaign in the spring of 1968 was organized by a coalition of predominately Black and Brown organizers working across the color line.<br> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 16:36:50 +0000 Nicole Campbell & Frank Stasio 11641 at http://wunc.org A Look Back At The 1968 Poor People’s Campaign And How We Create Black And Brown Unity Today Meet Baldemar Velasquez http://wunc.org/post/meet-baldemar-velasquez-1 <p>Legend has it that <a href="http://www.supportfloc.org/Pages/BaldemarVelasquez.aspx">Baldemar Velasquez</a> led his first fight for migrant farmworkers’ rights at the age of 12. He started working in the fields at 4 years old and soon became a self-taught scholar of social justice. Mon, 16 Jul 2012 13:41:00 +0000 Frank Stasio & Lindsay Foster Thomas 4272 at http://wunc.org Meet Baldemar Velasquez