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75 Index A Alfaro, Rubén, 40 American G.I. Forum, 46 Arab Americans, 51 B Betabeleros (sugar beet workers), 5, 12, 13, 38 Bishops’ Committee for the Spanish-Speaking (BCSS), 38, 40 Blissfield, Mich., 13 Boardinghouses, 9 Braceros, 12, 26, 38–39 C Casa de Unidad, 19 Castillo, Father Luis, 18 Central American immigrants and refugees, 34, 35 Chávez, César, 20, 40–42, 44 Chicano Movement, 37, 41, 44 Chicago, Ill., 27, 30, 46 Christian Reformed Churches, 31, 32 Cristo Rey Social Center (Lansing), 48 Cuban exiles, 2, 28–34, 46, 53, 55 Cursillistas, 48 D Dearborn, Mich., 51 Detroit, Mich., 7, 8, 10–13, 15, 27, 30, 34, 41, 46, 47, 49–52, 57 Detroit Chamber of Commerce, 57 E Ecorse, Mich., 13, 46, 53 El Paso, Tex., 11 F Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC), 43, 46 Flint, Mich., 8, 47 G García, Báldemar, 57 Garza, Belda, 57 David A. Badillo 76 Grand Rapids, Mich., 12, 30–31, 33, 41, 53 H Hart, Senator Philip, 30–31 Hickey, Reverend James, 40 Holland, Mich., 31, 32 Holy Redeemer Church (Detroit), 16, 22 Holy Trinity Church (Detroit), 20, 22 K Kahlo, Frida, 18 Kalamazoo, Mich., 41, 54 Kansas City, 6 Kern, Father Clement, 20, 27, 28 L La Sed (Latin Americans for Social and Economic Development), 47 La Raza Unida, 47 Lansing, Mich., 30, 41, 47, 48, 54 Latin Americans for Social and Economic Development (La Sed), 47 Latinos: diversity among, 1; music of, 27, 58–59; population of, 1, 49, 52; women and families among, 9, 14, 31, 34, 57 League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), 37, Liga Mexicana de Obreros y Campesinos, 18 Livonia, Mich., 53 Los Angeles, Calif., 11, 30 M Mexicantown Commercial Development Corporation, 52 Mexico: central plateau in, 6; Cristero Revolt in, 7, 18; folk culture in, 14 Mexican Mutualistas, 16 Mexican Revolution, 6 Mexicans and Mexican Americans: activism of, rural and urban, 37–48; Detroit colonia of, 8–12, 16–22, 51 Mexicantown Community Development Corporation, 19 Miami, Fla., 28 Mooney, Cardinal Edward F., 18 Muskegon, Mich., 30, 31 N Newark, N.J., 30 New York, N.Y., 30 O Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (Detroit), 17, 18 P Pontiac, Mich., 8 Port Huron, Mich., 12 Protestant Churches in Michigan, 16, 35, 56–57 Puerto Ricans, 2, 22, 25–28, 30, 32, 46, 53 R Repatriation of Mexicans, 11, 12, 18 Richard, Father Gabriel, 16 River Rouge, Mich., 8, 53, 57 Rivera, Diego, 18 Roman Catholic Church in Michigan: Chicano Movement in, 44; French origins of, 15–16; Latinos in, 12–23, 38–40; Mexican celebrations in, 55–57; Sanctuary Movement in, 35; South and Central American clergy in, 35–36 L AT I N O S I N M I C H I G A N 77 S Saginaw, Mich., 4, 8, 12, 26, 30, 41, 47 St. Anne’s Church (Detroit), 16, 19, 20, 22 St. Mary’s Church (Monroe), 16 San Antonio, Tex., 3, 38 South American immigrants, 35, 55 T Tejanos, 3–5, 9, 12, 13, 25, 38, 40, 47 U United Farm Workers Organizing Committee (UFWOC), 40, 42, 44–45 V Velásquez, Báldemar, 43, 46 W Warren, Mich., 53 ...

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ISBN
9780870138881
Related ISBN
9780870136450
MARC Record
OCLC
606038479
Pages
80
Launched on MUSE
2012-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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