Puerto Rican Protest against NBC and Jerry Seinfeld

Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006

Protest by Puerto Ricans against NBC and Jerry Seinfeld for airing a racially-charged episode of Seinfeld set during the Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City. One of the protest signs reads "Puerto Ricans are not disruptive - Colonialism is!"


Date
1998, Date accepted
Creator
Carlos Ortiz
Document Type
Photograph: b & w photographs
Identifier
CaOr_b21_f13_0002
Related Keywords
Activism, Activists, Protests, Television, Racism, Puerto Rican Parade
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Jerry Seinfeld, National Broadcasting Company, National Puerto Rican Day Parade
Citation
Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006. Puerto Rican Protest against NBC and Jerry Seinfeld: CaOr_b21_f13_0002. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 26 Jun 2019.
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