Interview with Roberto Medina on June 26, 2015, Segment 6
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Medina discusses the reasons for the support of the Popular Party to Jesse Jackson’s candidacy. He asserts that inside the party there was a pro-independence faction which was not out in the open. Medina emphasizes that they also received support from members of the Statehood and Pro-Independence parties.
June 26, 2015, Recording date
InterviewerErika Gisela Abad
Location of interview
Elections, Status, Political affiliation
Individuals or Organizations MentionedLuis Muñoz Marin
, Jesse Jackson
Related PlacesChicago, IL
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Roberto Medina on June 26, 2015, Segment 6: RMed.2015.06.26.6. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 15 Aug 2020.
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