Who were the Brown Berets? What did they advocate for?
Founded by David Sanchez in late 1960s, The Brown Berets are a pro-Chicano organization that emerged during the Chicano Movement and remains active to the present day. The group was seen as part of the Third Movement for Liberation. The Brown Berets' movements largely revolved around farm worker's struggles, educational reform, and anti-war activism. They have also organized against police brutality and discrimination at large of the Mexican-Americans in all spheres.