That's not fair! : Emma Tenayuca's struggle for justice = No es justo! : la lucha de Emma Tenayuca por la justicia

by Carmen Tafolla

Paper Book, 2008

Description

Biography of Emma Tenayuca, who, in 1938, led 12,000 poor Mexican-American workers in a strike for better wages and living conditions.

Status

Available

Call number

331.88092B

Publication

San Antonio, Tex. : Wings Press, 2008.

User reviews

LibraryThing member lquilter
Wonderful story for a little kid. Honestly, I teared up a little reading it too. As a little girl, Emma Tenayuca saw other kids who were poor, or who couldn't read; she said, "That's not fair!" and worked in her way to change things. "That's not fair!" is a refrain that little kids can understand,
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and it ties together her work as a little kid and her work as an adult. Little kids learn that when something's not fair, they can do something to fix it.
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LibraryThing member adaq
Wonderful story for a little kid. Honestly, I teared up a little reading it too. As a little girl, Emma Tenayuca saw other kids who were poor, or who couldn't read; she said, "That's not fair!" and worked in her way to change things. "That's not fair!" is a refrain that little kids can understand,
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and it ties together her work as a little kid and her work as an adult. Little kids learn that when something's not fair, they can do something to fix it.
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Language

Original language

English

Original publication date

2008

ISBN

0916727335 / 9780916727338
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