WorldCat Identities

Huerta, Dolores 1930-

Overview
Works: 116 works in 156 publications in 2 languages and 5,283 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Interviews 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: HQ1421, 302.23082
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dolores Huerta
Miss representation ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores how mainstream media contributes to the under-representation of women in influential positions in America and challenges the media's limiting and often disparaging portrayals of women, which make it difficult for the average girl to see herself as powerful
The fight in the fields Cesar Chavez and the farmworkers' struggle ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Cesar Chavez, founder of the National Farm Workers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers. Examines the grape and lettuce boycotts and the non-violent movements of the 1960s and 1970s; they confronted conservative politicians and the Teamsters Union and inspired Chicano activism. Uses archival footage, newsreels, and contemporary interviews with activists, politicians, and Chavez family members
Dolores Huerta by Frank Perez ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the efforts in the 1960s of Dolores Huerta to organize migrant workers in California into a union which became the United Farm Workers
A crushing love Chicanas, motherhood and activism ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary that honors five mothers who have raised families and have made important contributions as workers, activists, educators, leaders, and who effect broad-based social change
Plan Colombia cashing in on the drug war failure by Gerard Ungerman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 20-year "war on drugs" in Colombia has been paid for by U.S. taxpayers. Still, more and more drugs and narco-dollars are entering the U.S. every year. Is it a failure by Washington? Or is it a smokescreen to secure Colombia's oil and natural resources?
The end of an American dream the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy on June 5, 1968 after the California primary. With interviews of eyewitnesses and others, the film explores the belief that Sirhan Sirhan committed the crime and that others were involved
Troubled harvest ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary which focuses on the dangerous pesticides, limited daycare for children, inadequate child labor laws, and antiquated immigration laws which migrant farm workers from Latin America face as they harvest fruits and vegetables in California and the Pacific Northwest
Yo soy Chicano ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the Chicano experience, from its roots in pre-Columbian history to the present, by dramatically recreating key events in Mexican history and by presenting interviews with Chicano leaders, Dolores Huerta, Reies Lopez Tijerina, Rodolfo Gonzalez, and Jose Angel Gutierrez, who discuss solutions to the oppression of Chicanos
Chicano! the history of the Mexican American civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A four part series chronicling various aspects of the struggles for equal rights by Mexican Americans. Episode 2 examines the efforts of farmworkers to form a national labor union. Under the leadership of nonviolence advocate Cesar Chavez, farmworkers launched a strike against California grape growers in 1965, demanding better working conditions and fair wages. In 1970, they undertook a national table grape boycott that eventually led to the first union contracts in farm labor history. An important milestone in the struggle was the passage of the California Labor Relations Act
Amoxtli san ce tojuan We are one = Nosotros somos uno ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Nahuatl and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This documentary, produced by columnists Roberto Rodriguez & Patrisia Gonzales, is a collection of stories from peoples from throughout the continent regarding the origin/migration of indigenous-based Mexican peoples and of relationships with all the ancient people of the the continent. Many of these peoples nowadays find themselves dispersed throughout the United States and Canada (as immigrants), but many challenge that designation by reclaiming their heritage as indigenous peoples. The documentary reveals many connections, including one between the Uto-Nahuatl language family of peoples, ranging from Canada to Central America. The documentary is in English and Spanish with Nahuatl (Aztec) introductions and it intentionally has no narrator, allowing the people to speak for themselves
Dolores Huerta labor organizer and co-founder, United Farmworkers Union ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dolores Huerta speaks about her years in the struggle for farm worker rights
A Day in Delano a moving tribute to the character of Cesar Chavez ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The events of the day (March 10, 1967 in Delano, California) when Cesar Chavez broke his 25-day fast in support of the California grape strike are recorded in a celelbration mass with speeches by the late Robert Kennedy and Dolores Huerta, the farm workers ̓contract negotiator, and with Chavez ̓own statement of his fast
Song for Cesar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Featuring interviews with Dolores Huerta, co-founder UFW ; Arturo Rodriguez, president, UFW ; Richard Chavez, Cesar's brother ; Paul Chavez, president, National Farmworkers Service Center ; Julie Chavez Rodriguez, program directer, CECF
Women of Pacifica Radio ( Recording )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Culled from six seasons of Pacifica Radio Archives' weekly national radio program From the vault, these programs are all about individual women and women's issues. From the Vault explores a wide range of American women's history through restored audio recordings dating back to 1949, the earliest days of community broadcasting
The California grape strike ( )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dolores Huerta, Vice President of the National Farm Workers Union, and three farm laborers discuss the California grape strike
Dolores Huerta Vice President of the United Farm Workers ( )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discussion of farm working conditions and the Delano grape strike with Dolores Huerta, Vice President of the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee. Interviewed by Maria Huffman. Broadcast on WBAI February 23, 1968. PRA Archive #BB3554
From the vault subject series ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These ten programs contain excerpts from interviews, speeches and readings from such notable women as Margaret Mead, Helen Caldicott, Molly Ivins, Dolores Huerta, June Jordan, Bella Abzug, Rachel Carson, Arundhati Roy, Vandana Shiva and Wangari Maathai
Plan Colombia cashing-in on the drug war failure = Guerra anti-drogas o pro-petróleo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 20-year "war on drugs" in Colombia has been paid for by American taxpayers. Still, more and more drugs and narco-dollars are entering the U.S. every year. Is it a failure by Washington? Or is it a smokescreen to secure Colombia's oil and natural resources?
The siege of Dili, E. Timor ; The struggle for human rights ; Teach-In on globalization ; Good jobs & the global economy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of speeches; includes speeches from the AFL-CIO convention
Dinner at Jane's ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the 1890's Jane Addams' Hull House was a thriving center of women's activism. This performance artwork by Suzanne Lacy imagines the nuances of specific historical moments through a gathering of contemporary activists."--Opening frame
 
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Languages
English (76)
Nahuatl (1)
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