Activists during the Hostos Community College demonstrations with signs that read ""Hostos Seguro y Militante - Nucleo Sur de Bronx - P.S.P"

Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006

A photograph by Carlos Ortiz of activists during the Hostos Community College demonstration, which fought to save the college from closing due to the NYC fiscal crisis. Activists hold signs that read "Hostos Seguro y Militante - Nucelo Sur de Bronx - P.S.P," which translate in English to "Hostos Safe and Militant - Core of the South Bronx - P.S.P." After a 20-day takedown, the protests were successful in saving the college from closing.


Date
1976, Date created
Creator
Carlos Ortiz
Language
English, Spanish
Document Type
Photograph: color photographs
Identifier
CaOr_b24_Hostos_Takeover_pg12_0001
Related Keywords
Activism, Activists, Protests, Education
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
City University of New York. Hostos Community College
Related Places
South Bronx (depicts)
Citation
Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006. Activists during the Hostos Community College demonstrations with signs that read ""Hostos Seguro y Militante - Nucleo Sur de Bronx - P.S.P": CaOr_b24_Hostos_Takeover_pg12_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 18 Sep 2019.
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