Waves of Recovery
Waves of Recovery

Waves of Recovery: The Life of an Advocate of Latino Civil Rights. Maurice Jourdane.

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This biography is a testament to human strength in behalf of justice for Latinos. The success of César Chávez's civil rights movement and union organizing efforts cannot be fully understood without knowledge of the life and sacrifices of Maurice Jourdane, El Cortito. His legal successes, at great personal costs, solidified Chávez's leadership and prepared the way for the consolidation of the Farm Workers' Union, and ultimately for the farm workers to prevail against the powerful political and economic interests of the California growers.
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Feature: Latino agricultural labor Social conditions
Feature: United Farm Workers Labor Union
Feature: Latino agricultural labor
Feature: Mexican agricultural labor
Feature 5 Cesar Chavez
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Waves of Recovery: The Life of an Advocate of Latino Civil Rights. Maurice Jourdane. ISBN: 978-0-915745-95-1. $22.95.

This a riveting personal account of Maurice Jourdane--currently a Superior Court Judge and a member of the Jerry Brown's California Attorney General's Office--leading to his legal representation and advocacy for farm workers and César Chávez's organizing efforts. Mo's life reads like a Greek mythic tale in which the hero suffers and endures moral and physical endurance in his quest, his now legendary legal fights and successes against the powerful California growers and agricultural interests.

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