Lesson from Pedro –
“It is all about the personal story”
Pedro speaking in relation to the Marshal Ganz philosophy of organising which connects the power of the personal story to the story of community to organising for change. Ganz and Cesar Chavez helped build the powerful United Farm Workers Union
We first met Pedro in East Boston.
Pedro has worked across numerous social justice campaigns including helping with the first Obama campaign, No Casino, defending migrants under threat of deportation, including himself under Trump’s administration, and learning from and working directly with Marshall Ganz at Harvard.