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LATINOPIA EVENT 1968 SCHOOL BOARD SIT-IN

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Following the 1968 East Los Angeles high school walk-outs, thirteen individuals were indicted and charged with conspiracy to disturb the peace. Sal Castro, a teacher at Lincoln high school was one of those charged. When he was removed from his teaching job, the Mexican American community responded with a seven-day sit-in at the headquarters of the Los Angeles School Board. This video submitted by the producers of the video, Latinopia.com