People’s History Tour of East LA

Whittier Boulevard is 35-plus years later a commercial artery through the Eastside, essentially the same in the glaring sun today as it was the day of the mass anti-war march when Ruben Salazar died. As everybody bustles about their everyday business on Whittier, imagine the boulevard filled with 10,000 demonstrators chanting “Raza si! Guerra no!” as they march west into a phalanx of L.A.

ELAGuide: People’s History Tour

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