Interview with Ronald Blackburn-Moreno on Aug 11, 2015, Segment 6

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Blackburn-Moreno believes that Aspira would have not happened of it were not for the African American Civil Rights Movement. Aspira would not have flourished as if it were not for the Civil Rights movement because it created an environment were protesting and demonstrating created change in policy and allowed Puerto Ricans to become advocate for their communities. Blackburn-Moreno believes that Aspira would have still been created but probably much later then it was actually founded.


Date
August 11, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Ronald Blackburn-Moreno
Interviewer
Brian GutiƩrrez
Duration
2m 8.0s
Location of interview

Washington, DC

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
RBM.2015.08.11.6
Related Keywords
Advocacy, Civil rights, Community, Non-profit organizations, Political activism, Protests
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
ASPIRA Association, Carnegie Corporation of New York, Antonia Pantoja, David A. Hamburg, Mina Perry, Jose Cabranes, Sonia Sotomayor, Bill Clinton
Related Places
Washington, DC (interview location)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Ronald Blackburn-Moreno on Aug 11, 2015, Segment 6: RBM.2015.08.11.6. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 18 Sep 2019.
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