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Thursday, February 14, 2008

Raúl Salinas, poet, teacher and activist, dies

Austin resident and bookstore owner gave voice to Chicano struggle.

2 comments:

Robert Vasquez said...

Eduardo,

Thank you for posting the article about Raul Salinas (aka raulsalinas).

All the best,

Robert

Anonymous said...

Raul worked with many Native Americans in Seattle in the 1980s. His Indian name was Autumn Sun. One of his causes was the Simmons Brothers Defense Committee. He is in a movie about that case called Making the River. www.makingtheriver.com