Interview with Roberto Medina on June 26, 2015, Segment 6

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Medina discusses the reasons for the support of the Popular Party to Jesse Jackson’s candidacy. He asserts that inside the party there was a pro-independence faction which was not out in the open. Medina emphasizes that they also received support from members of the Statehood and Pro-Independence parties.


Date
June 26, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Roberto Medina
Interviewer
Erika Gisela Abad
Duration
2m 43.0s
Location of interview

Chicago

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
RMed.2015.06.26.6
Related Keywords
Elections, Status, Political affiliation
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Luis Muñoz Marin, Jesse Jackson
Related Places
Chicago, IL (interview location)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Roberto Medina on June 26, 2015, Segment 6: RMed.2015.06.26.6. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Nov 2019.
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