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Young Lords Party

The Young Lords were a group of young, primarily Puerto Rican activists who founded their organization in 1969 in New York City, taking inspiration from the Black Panther Party. Organizing directly in Latino/a communities, the Young Lords took up slum housing conditions, garbage clean ups, "serve the people programs," and health care.


  • Palante

    Interviews and photographic essays highlight the spirit of the 70's New York-based organization of Puerto Rican radicals, the Young Lords.