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¡PRESENTE! The Young Lords in New York

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Time Out says

From the late ’60s through the ’70s, Spanish Harlem was watched over by the Young Lords Organization, a collective of Puerto Rican community members.

From the late ’60s through the ’70s, Spanish Harlem was watched over by the Young Lords Organization, a collective of Puerto Rican community members who assembled to improve the lives of their neighbors with free meals, education initiatives, health care programs and protests against police brutality. Learn about the group’s cultural legacy at this visually striking exhibit which includes photos of the Young Lords in action and archived issues from their weekly newspaper, Palante

Written by
David Goldberg

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Event website:
elmuseo.org
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Contact:
212-831-7272
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