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New Stamp Honors Labor Leader Cesar Chavez

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New Stamp Honors Labor Leader Cesar Chavez

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New Stamp Honors Labor Leader Cesar Chavez

New Stamp Honors Labor Leader Cesar Chavez

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On the 10th anniversary of Cesar Chavez' death, the U.S. Postal Service issues a new stamp commemorating the labor and civil rights leader. Chavez spearheaded the founding of the United Farm Workers of America and led the fight for migrant workers' rights. NPR's Bob Edwards talks to Chavez' son, Paul Chavez.