Rosa Martha Zarate Macias: “We Have Lived Here, We Have Struggled Here!”
CLAREMONT, California - March 25, 2014
Scripps College presents a discussion and musical performance by musician, educator, and community organizer Rosa Martha Zárate Macías as part of the César Chávez commemoration activities at The Claremont Colleges.
Originally from Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, Zárate Macías is an outspoken activist in the struggles of farmworkers, indigenous peoples, and women in Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe, Africa, Asia, and the United States, including the social movement led by César Chávez and Dolores Huerta. She works with Latin American immigrants and migrant worker populations as an advocate for economic, social, and political rights.