Interview with Roberto Medina on April 26, 2015, Segment 5
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Medina discusses his work with Mayor Harold Washington and his efforts to denounce the USA Army bombarding to Vieques and Culebra in Puerto Rico. He talks about the particular experience of traveling to San Juan, to the neighborhood La Perla, with the purpose of meeting and interacting with the people from the community.
April 26, 2015, Recording date
Location of interview
Political activism, Elected officials
Individuals or Organizations MentionedHarold Washington
, Jesse Jackson
Related PlacesVieques, PR
(is referenced), Culebra, PR
(is referenced), La Perla
(is referenced), Chicago, IL
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Roberto Medina on April 26, 2015, Segment 5: RMed.2015.04.26.5. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 31 Oct 2020.
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