In Her Own Words

¡PALANTE, SIEMPRE PALANTE!
The Young Lords

by Iris Morales

“!Palante, Siempre Palante! The Young Lords documents the period from 1969 through the organization’s demise in 1976. The Young Lords represented another cycle of militancy, write Andres Torres and Jose Velasquez in The Puerto Rican Movement: Voices From the Diaspora, a collection of personal narratives from activists of the period”.

“Through on-camera interviews with former members, archival footage, photographs and music, the documentary surveys Puerto Rican history, the Young Lords’ political vision and actions, and the organization’s legacy”.

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