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Author Ertll, Randy Jurado.

Title Hope in times of darkness : a Salvadoran American experience / Randy Jurado Ertll.

Imprint Lanham : Hamilton Books, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 ERTLL,R    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    92 ERTLL,R    Available
Description xii, 70, [8] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.
Contents The story of a Salvadoran American -- The dark side -- Can African Americans and Latinos get along? -- A better chance program -- Occidental College years -- 1992 L.A. riots - the fire still burns in Los Angeles -- The environmental movement -- SAL-PAC - New generation of Salvadoran Americans/overcoming negative stereotypes -- Searching for my roots -- From South L.A. to Capital Hill -- The SANN year and how I ended up working for the Pasadena Unified School District -- How to win an election in the Southeast Los Angeles city of Maywood -- El Centro de Accion social -- American me, the Sopranos, and the National Geographic Channel -- Perseverance -- Lessons learned, the future, and conclusion: wake up everybody.
Subject Ertll, Randy Jurado.
Salvadoran Americans -- Biography.
Salvadoran Americans -- Social conditions.
Community life -- United States.
Community activists -- United States -- Biography.
Community activists -- California -- Pasadena -- Biography.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Biography.
Washington Region -- Biography.
Pasadena (Calif.) -- Biography.
ISBN 9780761846666 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0761846662 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780761846673 (electronic)
0761846670 (electronic)

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