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Philip Vera Cruz

American labor leader

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Philip Vera Cruz was a Filipino American labor leader, farmworker, and leader in the Asian American movement. He helped found the Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee , which later merged with the National Farm Workers Association to become the United Farm Workers . As the union's long-time second vice president, he worked to improve the working conditions of migrant workers.

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Gonzaga University

Private Roman Catholic university in Spokane, Washington, US