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CESAR CHAVEZ MURAL The artist who painted the Cesar Chavez mural was Emigdio Vazquez He painted the mural as a tribute to Cesar Chavez because Emigdio wanted to paint a heroic and poigmant mural taht would celebrate his life and all what Cesar did for the farm workers On the mural Cesar Chavez is surrounded by some of his compatriots in the farm workers movement like Dolores Huerta Luis Valdez Fred Ross Sr and many others It also includes anonymous images of people who admired Cesar Chavez during his movement that demanded respect dignity and social justice for them Cesar Chavez was a nationally recognized chicano leader and organizer of the civil rights movement during the 1960s and 1970s He was born in Arizona grew up in a migrant family that liked harvesting fruits and vegetables In 1950 he moved to San Jose where he became a volunteer organizer for the CSO Community Service Organizatio Cesar Chavez spent many years trying to stablish the CSO chapter and addressing the needs of workers before becoming general director of CSO in California and Arizona in 1958 Cesar Chavez resigned and moved to Delano California to organize his own farmworkers movement In the Central Valley of California he created the National Farm Workers Association now the United Farm Workers of America AFL-CIO He received help from Dolores Huerta Gilberto Padilla Fred Ross Sr and many others In the mid 1960s the union boycotted and striked many agricultural products with progressive succes In 1975 the California Labor Relations Act was passed largely due to the work of Chavez and the UFWA Cesar Chavez died in 1993 Dolores Huerta was bornon April 10 1930 in a mining town in northern New Mexico Her father Juan Fernandez was a miner field worker union activist and State Assemblyman Her mother Alicia Chavez was a businesswoman who owned a restaurant and
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