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New Spanish language Knight Ridder management seeks to eliminate other Hispanic print media from joining in sponsorship of community events
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New Spanish language Knight Ridder management seeks to eliminate other Hispanic print media from joining in sponsorship of community events »

September 11, 1996

By Yolanda Reynolds

The Knight-Ridder Newspaper chain, one of the largest in the United States, recently introduced a small tabloid

In the midst of prosperity great injustice continues
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In the midst of prosperity great injustice continues »

August 21, 1996

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photos by Mary J. Andrade

Late on a Wednesday afternoon, August 14, United Farm Workers leader Dolores

President Clinton leads in support of education but is questioned on Welfare stance
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President Clinton leads in support of education but is questioned on Welfare stance »

August 14, 1996

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photos by Mary J. Andrade

U.S. President Bill Clinton spoke to an estimated 3,000 San Joseans at

Alum Rock Elementary School District Board will decide on important school issues at the August 8 meeting including questions regarding conflicts of Interest
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Alum Rock Elementary School District Board will decide on important school issues at the August 8 meeting including questions regarding conflicts of Interest »

August 7, 1996

By Yolanda Reynolds

The July 18 meeting of the Alum Rock Union Elementary School Board began with It special ceremony

Community advocates demand access to jobs in exchange for public subsidies
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Community advocates demand access to jobs in exchange for public subsidies »

July 31, 1996

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photos by Mary J. Andrade

ACORN, the Association of Community Organizations for Reform, fed up with Redevelopment

Community organizations mobilize Latino voter participation in November election
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Community organizations mobilize Latino voter participation in November election »

July 24, 1996

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photos by Mary J. Andrade

In San Jose numerous concerned citizens are working, alone or in groups,

Achievement of the janitor’s union symbolizes the success that is possible when people work hard and as a team
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Achievement of the janitor’s union symbolizes the success that is possible when people work hard and as a team »

July 10, 1996

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photos by Mary J. Andrade

After five months of picketing and engaging in a “rolling strike” throughout

Grand jury testimony of the Soto-Mesa death raises more questions than it answers
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Grand jury testimony of the Soto-Mesa death raises more questions than it answers »

June 26, 1996

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photos by Mary J. Andrade

For those attending the Santa Clara Grand Jury hearing of the death

Immigration bill “is designed to create division among us and exploit the youngest and most vulnerable people… the children.” – San Jose Mayor Susan Hammer
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Immigration bill “is designed to create division among us and exploit the youngest and most vulnerable people… the children.” – San Jose Mayor Susan Hammer »

June 12, 1996

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photo by Mary J. Andrade

On June 4, San Jose Mayor Susan Hammer, San Jose police chief

Shooting victims memorialized by Human Rights Defense Committee
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Shooting victims memorialized by Human Rights Defense Committee »

May 29, 1996

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photographs by Mary J. Andrade

The Human Rights Defense Committee gathered last Sunday in memory of Carl