Jorge Mariscal: Chicano anti-war activism

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Jorge Mariscal on Chicano Anti-War Movements

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jorge mariscal.jpgJorge Mariscal is a Vietnam veteran and director of the Chicano-Latino Arts and Humanities Program at the University of California, San Diego and member of Project YANO, an antimilitarism organization working to demilitarize California's public schools. Jorge is the author of Brown-Eyed Children of the Sun: Lessons from the Chicano Movement, 1965-1975 and Aztlan and Vietnam: Chicano and Chicana Experiences of the War. He speaks with us about the '68 Blowouts and the present-day Chicano anti-war activism.