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  • This photo released by Pantelion Films shows Rosario Dawson, right, as Dolores Huerta, and Michael Pena, left, as Cesar Chavez, in a scene from the film Cesar Chavez.
  • Rosario Dawson, who knows and has worked with Dolores Huerta, would now like to bring her friend's life to the screen.
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  • A new movie highlights the journey of farmworker rights activist Cesar Chavez. The premiere took place Thursday in Los Angeles.
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  • Community remembers Jessie Lopez De La Cruz
  • Jessie Lopez De La Cruz was laid to rest Tuesday before hundreds of family members and friends. She was one of the United Farm Workers first female members and organizers in Fresno County.
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  • A controversial ad campaign paid for by a major Valley farming company is causing tension among state law makers, farm workers and a large Ag company.
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  • President Obama's Valley visit is drawing mixed reviews from voters.
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  • The late civil rights leader Richard Chavez was remembered Sunday with an overnight vigil in the South Valley. The 81 year old is best known for establishing the United Farm Workers Union with his brother, Cesar Chavez.
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