March 31 marks the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar.
It marks the official opening of the Eiffel Tower and the Japanese invasion of Christmas Island during WWII.
Among Chican@s though, March 31 swells around the memory of César Estrada Chávez.
March 31 marks César Chávez Day. March 31 marks a call for peaceful demonstrations against abuse of the voiceless in society. It calls for love and appreciation for the struggling farm worker.
In El Paso, this day was honored and celebrated with a parade through the city’s downtown. That day, César Chávez’s legacy and his struggle in the name of farm worker’s dignity echoed through the streets of El Chuco.