Hispanic workers have played an important role in the history of the nation and the labor movement.
Cesar Chavez labor leader has made important contributions to work in America.
Cesar Chavez one of the country's most famous labor advocates, Cesar Chavez let the United Farm Workers of America. Embracing non-violent acts of civil disobedience, Chavez drew attention to discrimination and brought about policies that improved working and living conditions for farmworkers around the country.
For Chavez, strikes and other forms of peaceful protest were tolls for improving the lives of others.
"The fight is never about grapes or lettuce. It is always about people," he said.