Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 19, 2015, Segment 3

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Diaz explains the institutional racism embedded within Philadelphia's Court System and the lack of representation of Black, Puerto Rican and Latino judges, clerks and employees. He explains the cultural and language differences that were used by the host society to segregate, neglect and obstruct the access of Puerto Rican to civil and legal rights.


Date
October 19, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Nelson Diaz
Interviewer
Julio Ortiz-Luquis
Duration
2m 13.0s
Location of interview

695 Park Ave., New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
NDia.2015.10.19.3
Related Keywords
Legislation, Community
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Philadelphia (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 19, 2015, Segment 3: NDia.2015.10.19.3. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 23 Oct 2019.
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Rights Holder
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Repository
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library and Archives
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