United Farm Workers President César Chávez talks to striking Salinas Valley Farm workers during a rally in Salinas, Calif., in 1979. Students in Fort Worth schools will honor the leader with a new holiday that starts next year.
United Farm Workers President César Chávez talks to striking Salinas Valley Farm workers during a rally in Salinas, Calif., in 1979. Students in Fort Worth schools will honor the leader with a new holiday that starts next year. Paul Sakuma AP archives
United Farm Workers President César Chávez talks to striking Salinas Valley Farm workers during a rally in Salinas, Calif., in 1979. Students in Fort Worth schools will honor the leader with a new holiday that starts next year. Paul Sakuma AP archives

Fort Worth students get new holiday to honor Chávez, Huerta

April 11, 2018 11:00 AM