Daily Archives: August 27, 2013

August 29: The End of the Innocence

In 1969, the Brown Berets formed the Chicano Moratorium to organize and build support for an anti-war movement among Chicanas/os. The first Chicano Moratorium was held in December 1969 with approximately 2,000 in attendance. The Brown Berets called for a … Continue reading

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