dear san ANTONIO, I'M LOST BUT NOT GONE.
LETTERS TO THE WORLD FROM YOUR VOTING RIGHTS HERO WILLIE VELASQUEZ ON THE OCCASION OF HIS REBIRTH.
1944 - 1988 - 2018
By Barbara Renaud Gonzalez
When he was a boy, Willie Velasquez saved a man from drowning. His determination to rid his neighborhood of chronic flooding led to a remarkable civil rights journey that empowered U.S. Latinos and transformed the American electoral landscape.