Power Shift - David R. Ayón & George L. Pla

Power Shift

By David R. Ayón & George L. Pla

  • Release Date: 2021-11-19
  • Genre: Political Science


Power Shift charts the rise of Latino political power and its impact, from the breakthrough election of the first Mexican American to the Los Angeles City Council in 1949 to today's leadership of California and the nation. This inspiring story recounts the origins and development of 10 LA-based Latino and Latina leaders who transformed politics and government, forging a progressive political tradition in the process.