tijerinaWith a heavy heart we announce the news that Chicano preacher-turned-activist Reies Lopez Tijerina has passed onto the spirit world.

To learn more about the importance of Reies Lopez Tijerina and his historical efforts in the Chicano movement, please check out this video below which is one part of a four-part PBS series called “Chicano!”  This chapter is called: “Quest for a Homeland.”

Que en paz descanse.