Interview with Roberto Medina on April 26, 2015, Segment 4
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Medina talks about his work with Mayor Richard Daley and his efforts to get the support of the Latino community. He asserts that the Hispanic political groups ostracized him for working with Daley because they consider him an enemy of the community. Medina explains that he needed to work inside the system in order to promote the necessary changes.
April 26, 2015, Recording date
Location of interview
Elected officials, Politics, Community
Individuals or Organizations MentionedRichard M. Daley
Related PlacesChicago, IL
(is referenced), Chicago, IL
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Roberto Medina on April 26, 2015, Segment 4: RMed.2015.04.26.4. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 26 Jan 2020.
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