Interview with Raul Cardona on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 13

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Cardona talks about the Puerto Rican riots that occurred in Chicago in the mid-1970s. He explains the issues of corruption that permeated the police department, episodes of discrimination and the frictions due to social inequality.


Date
June 9, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Raul Cardona
Interviewer
Lorena García-Barroso
Duration
5m 19.0s
Location of interview

Chicago, IL

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
RCar.2015.06.09.13
Related Keywords
Corruption, Discrimination, Riots
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Orlando Winfield Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt
Related Places
Chicago, IL (interview location)
Related Dates
1975 – 1976, Date mentioned
1971, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Raul Cardona on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 13: RCar.2015.06.09.13. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 17 Oct 2019.
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Repository
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