MALDEF

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MALDEFMexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund (est. 1968)
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Cadena and DeAnda later were among the founders of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund (MALDEF).
Joining LULAC were the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund (MALDEF), the National Council of La Raza (NCLR), the Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan (MEChA), and numerous other left-wing radical organizations, including the Communist Party USA, which played up the demonstrations in its newspaper, the People's Weekly World.
Using some of his own assets as seed money, Tijerina founded MALDEF the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund. It was hardly a risk.
that will positively help English language learners," said Peter Zamora, legislative staff attorney for the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund, during an August teleconference.
In contemplating the conundrum of district elections in San Francisco, the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund, which has endorsed Proposition H, recently commented: "The U.S.
Hofeller, director of the RNC's computer services division, said he has worked with black plaintiffs in Chicago and the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund (MALDEF) in Los Angeles.
Your tax dollars also fund these illegal alien campaigns, through tens of millions of dollars in grants from federal agencies to organizations such as the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund and the Southwest Voter Education Registration Project.
Ford Foundation grants in 2005 to groups involved in this year's demonstrations include $350,000 to the Center for Community Change, $130,000 to the Northern California Grantmakers, $1,000,000 to the Migration Policy Institute, and two grants totaling $1,700,000 to the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund.
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