This article previously appeared at TheBody, here. It also appears on Joshua’s own blog, PozitiveHope, here.
“Si se puede” or “yes, one can,” a term coined by Dolores Huerta, could be heard in speeches by Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers in the early 1970s. It’s a slogan that not only served to unify Latinx people, namely Mexican Americans, but also raised awareness around the plight of farm workers.
It is still used almost 40 years later for various causes. Little