Cesar Chavez

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"Rectificando un deber Intimo a Mi Pueblo"

Rectificando un deber Intimo a Mi Pueblo

As a young child i was raised working in the prune orchards and vineyards here in SONOMA COUNTY…....Every Year I can Still Remember my parents waking me up at 4;30 in the morning to get ready for the days harvest….....There were moments that I wish I had Never been around due to fact that it was such hard labor….and strenous to the Early Developing Body not to mention the Veteranos who had to endure even more pressure due to the fact that they had familys aqui and in MEXICO to satisfy…......As far as I can remember around the ages 3-5 I started working every year in the Vineyards and Prune Orchards to help my family raise money to satisfy our basic needs….....As very under paid workers it would take a lot of us just to make enough to satisfy our basic needs…...I can still remember One year I went MY.VERNON BURLINGTON in WASHINGTON STATE TO PICK STRAWBERRIES AND RASBERRIES….....It was a cold hard harvest for a young 12 year old….....But it paid for my school clothing that year…...I can still remember it was first year of Graduating into the 7th grade from elementary…..I was so excited…...I was going into Junior High…......But it was all changed due to the fact that for the first two weeks I had to work Picking Grapes so that I can Help my Family satisfy the basic domestic needs for us….....So Time Passed By and I grew up as a Skateboarder…...I was not ONE of the RAZA Scene during my childhood…....I was raised with the White Americans/African Anericans/Asians in the skateboarding and Surfing scene…....So I Continued to do my thing and around the age of 18 I started getting into the Lowrider scene…...I even opened my first Lowrider shop Here in Santa Rosa….....So the Lowrider era was hopping and that was what it was about…....Las Ranflas…......Immediately I was pulled away from the Lowrider scene due to having Kids…....That in the End I never got to Raise porque I fell into the Drug Scene…..Selling It and Consuming it…....Meth Aphetamine….......It got so bad that i Lost all my kids and Family and I was Convicted of a Felony of Grand Theft due to the fact that I was on Meth….....So I Was Sentenced to 9 months County Jail and 5 years Formal Probation…......For the First two weeks it was the Hardest…....I finally accepted the Incarceration and stared to find new ways to keep me busy….......THIS IS WHERE MY HUMBLE AND NOBLE SERVITUDE TO MY COMMUNITY STARTED…..ESPECIALLY LA RAZA….....I did everthing I could According to my Judicial Experience to translate la Razas cases….......refer their cases to their best interest….and even fill out applications to programs so that they would not get deported….....It was truly flowing and Blossoming from my heart to helpa my RAZA and RAZAS in GENERAL…....I would translate for all the medics and Correctional officers…....If Raza had a touth ache I would fill a dentist slip….......thisw lasted for over a combined 9 months on multiple stints…...at one Point there was so much tension between RAZA AND THA aMERICAN COMMUNITIES THAT IT WAS INTOLERABLE…..Fighting every day…....So I asked for Guidance from up above on how I could Defuse the situation and yet and Behold…..After one week thaey were all politely asking for the tv remotes…...Playing Board Games With Each Other….....It was on a Thanksgiving that One of the Correctional officers made a small speech before we all recieved the best meal of the year…..and then he turened it over to me…...And it was so long and Extended that it was the Holy Spirit through Heavenly Wisdom that a speach of that type ever was spoken in a jail house…..THE INMATES GOT SO EXCITED AFTER THE LAST WORD AND PAUSE OF REFLECTION THAT THEY ALL SCREAMED WHISTLED AND JUMPED OFF THEIR BUNKS IN JOY AND ALL RAICES…......SINCE THEN I HAVE TAKEN THE LIBERTY TO PARTICIPATE WITH LA RAZA WHEN I CAN WITH GIFT OF A VERY POWERFUL TRANSCENDING (VOICE AND GODLY WISDOM OF PEACE RESPECT HONOR EQUALITY UNITY AND LOVE….............MARTIN LICEA GUDINO….....707-623-4036