Richie Pérez Interview One, Tape 1, Side A

Center for Puerto Rican Studies (Centro) Records, 1973-present

Pérez discusses the origins of the Young Lords and its transformation into an activist organization and political party that supported the Puerto Rican community and effected positive social change. He also speaks about the inspiration the Black Liberation Movement and Black Panther Party had on the development of the Young Lords.


Date
June 28, 1988, Recording date
Interviewee
Richie Pérez
Interviewer
Carlos Rodriguez-Fraticelli
Duration
31m 3.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Hunter College, CUNY

Language
English
Object Type
Sound
Identifier
GC.RPer.1988.06.28.1a
Related Keywords
Gangs, Vietnam War, Protests, Political activism, Poverty
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Fred Hampton, José Chacha Jiménez, Gilberto Gerena Valentín, José Rivera, Israel Martínez, Willy Nieves, Young Lords, Black Panther Party, National Rainbow Coalition (U.S.), Young Patriarch Party, SEEK Program, San Francisco State University, National Puerto Rican Forum, Lincoln Hospital, New York University, Fordham University, Columbia University, Puerto Rican Student Union, Morris High School, Monroe High School
Related Places
Chicago, IL (is referenced), Cleveland (is referenced), San Francisco (is referenced), El Barrio (is referenced), The Bronx (is referenced), Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location)
Related Items
Richie Pérez Interview Two, Tape 1, Side B
Richie Pérez Interview Three, Tape 2, Side A
Citation
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (Centro) Records, 1973-present. Richie Pérez Interview One, Tape 1, Side A: GC.RPer.1988.06.28.1a. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 17 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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