Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 19, 2015, Segment 2

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Judge Diaz explains the social challenges Puerto Ricans and poor families faced within Philadelphia's Court system such as racism, lack of language access and neglect of Latino and minorities' civil rights.


Date
October 19, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Nelson Diaz
Interviewer
Julio Ortiz-Luquis
Duration
11m 48.0s
Location of interview

695 Park Ave., New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
NDia.2015.10.19.2
Related Keywords
Discrimination, Legislation, Civil rights, Bilingualism, Latino affairs, Community
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
ASPIRA Association, Taller Puertorriqueño, Puerto Rican Legal Defense & Education Fund, El Concilio, Young Lords
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Philadelphia (is referenced), Puerto Rico (is referenced), New York City (is referenced), Bethlehem (is referenced), Allentown (is referenced), Pennsylvania (is referenced)
Related Dates
1970s, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 19, 2015, Segment 2: NDia.2015.10.19.2. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 19 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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