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A Spanish language translation of the controversial Arizona law SB 1070 available for community and
social services agencies. The document was produced by the American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona,
and translated by the Arizona-based Hispanic Institute of Social Issues (HISI). The Spanish translation
language is Spanish. In crucial times like this, Spanish document translations can prove less costly
than a misinformed constituency.  
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The editor of the Arizona-based grassroots online magazine Barriozona has been selected by TERROS
as the first recipient of the Cesar E. Chavez Social Justice Activist of the Year Award.
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The decades of the 1960s and 1970s were a crucial time for Mexican-Americans to organize and fight
to achieve civil rights. For new author Cecilia D. Esquer it was also a time to overcome prejudice and
racism through education, activism and political participation.  
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"To serve and educate"
Hispanic Institute of Social Issues
Hispanic Institiute of Social Issues offices in Mesa, Arizona