Post Tagged with: "Young Lords"

My Luis Garden Acosta

My Luis Garden Acosta

Brooklyn, History, Latino, Opinion January 14, 2019 at 5:22 pm

A longtime friend of Luis Garden Acosta remembers the civic leader who died on Jan. 8.

A Multivenue Reflection on the Young Lords

A Multivenue Reflection on the Young Lords

Latino, New York, Video November 19, 2015 at 4:32 pm

In a segment of “Arts in the City,” filmed at the three sites of the “Presente! The Young Lords of New York!” exhibition, the CUNY TV show speaks to former members of the Puerto Rican activist group.

“¡Presente! The Young Lords in New York” at The Bronx Museum of the Arts (Photo by Muri Assunção via Mott Haven Herald)

Art and Advocacy at Young Lords Exhibition

Bronx, History, Manhattan, Puerto Rican September 21, 2015 at 3:11 pm

A multimedia exhibition on the activist group is on display at The Bronx Museum of the Arts, El Museo del Barrio, and Loisaida Inc., reports Mott Haven Herald, with each focusing on the Young Lords’ efforts in their respective locations.

Jose "Cha Cha" Jimenez (Photo by Monica Barnkow via Manhattan Times)

Honoring the Young Lords

History, In the News, Manhattan, Puerto Rican August 1, 2014 at 4:24 pm

“Young Lords Way,” at the corner of 111th Street and Lexington Avenue in East Harlem, honors the activists who fought for social justice and change in the 1960s and 1970s, Manhattan Times reports.