Testimony of the Mexican American Legal Defense & Educational Fund

Diana Caballero Papers, 1967-1999

Statement by Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund to legislators of the County of Suffolk, New York in opposition to establishment of English as the official language of the county (Resolution No. 1001-89), ca. 1985. The testimony included the organization's argument that institution of English as an official language would be unjust, citing decisions of the founding fathers of the United States.


Date
circa 1985, Date accepted
Creator
Diana Caballero
Language
English
Document Type
Document: leaflets
Identifier
DiCa_b19_f03_0001
Related Keywords
Bilingual education, Latino justice, Law
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund
Citation
Diana Caballero Papers, 1967-1999. Testimony of the Mexican American Legal Defense & Educational Fund: DiCa_b19_f03_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Sep 2019.
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