"On August 29, 1970, 20,000 people marched through East Los Angeles to protest the war in Vietnam. What began as an immense, peaceful rally ended in tragedy when police attacked the marchers. ... In the end, three people died. Among these was Ruben Salazar, a L̲o̲s̲ A̲n̲g̲e̲l̲e̲s̲ T̲i̲m̲e̲s̲ reporter who, according to witnesses, was unarmed .... This program pulls together speeches given at a gathering to commemorate the National Chicano Anti-War Moratorium of 1970."--Program notes.