32016Apr

Farm laborers march for benefits, health care in Merced

Highlights Scores march, waving flags and chanting Health care, education and farmworkers’ rights were focus March in solidarity with workers in San Quintín, Mexico Health care, education and farmworkers’ rights took center stage during a march and celebration Sunday in Merced. The second annual Cesar Chavez March carried on the legacy of the civil rights…

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312015Mar

Cesar Chavez’s youngest brother visits Livingston

Librado Chavez Jr., 80, of San Jose, brother of Cesar Chavez, speaks to children Tuesday during Cesar Chavez Day at Campus Park Elementary School. Photo: Andrew Kuhn, Merced Sun Star. This year’s Cesar Chavez Day celebration in Livingston was one for the city’s history books. Librado Chavez Jr., the youngest brother of civil rights leader…

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