Interview with Luis Garden Acosta on Jun 18, 2015, Segment 10
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Question: (This question is a follow up to segment 9) Who was involved in creating the concepts for the 13 point program?
Garden Acosta discusses the creation of the 13 point program and claims that it was created by the center committee in Chicago. He also states that the Central Committee went from the Sociedad Albizu Campos to the Young Lords Party Organization. He declares that Chicago allowed them to open up a NY Chapter, and they worked in cooperation with Chicago. The 13 point program was already in effect when Garden Acosta became involved with the Young Lords.
June 18, 2015, Recording date
CreatorLuis Garden Acosta
IntervieweeLuis Garden Acosta
InterviewerGisely Colon Lopez
1h 10m 59.0s
Location of interview
El Puente, 211 S 4th street, Brooklyn, NY
Individuals or Organizations MentionedYoung Lords
, Black Panther Party
(interview location), Chicago, IL
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Luis Garden Acosta on Jun 18, 2015, Segment 10: LGA.2015.06.18.10. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 04 Aug 2020.
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