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Cesar Chavez march

Marchers remember the American labor leader and civil rights activist by gathering at the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum and marching along Nevada Avenue to Acacia Park Saturday, April 8, 2017. Photos by Christian Murdock

Nathanial Martinez, 10, and other dancers from the Ballet Foklorico De La Raza dance group perform Saturday, April 8, 2017, outside the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum before the Cesar Chavez March that began at the museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Nathanial Martinez, 10, and other dancers from the Ballet Foklorico De La Raza dance group perform Saturday, April 8, 2017, outside the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum before the Cesar Chavez March that began at the museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Serina Ramirez-Martinez, 17, and Nathanial Martinez, 10, and other dancers from the Ballet Foklorico De La Raza dance group perform Saturday, April 8, 2017, outside the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum before the Cesar Chavez March that began at the museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Serina Ramirez-Martinez, 17, and Nathanial Martinez, 10, and other dancers from the Ballet Foklorico De La Raza dance group perform Saturday, April 8, 2017, outside the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum before the Cesar Chavez March that began at the museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Serina Ramirez-Martinez, 17, and Nathanial Martinez, 10, and other dancers from the Ballet Foklorico De La Raza dance group perform Saturday, April 8, 2017, outside the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum before the Cesar Chavez March that began at the museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Serina Ramirez-Martinez, 17, and Nathanial Martinez, 10, and other dancers from the Ballet Foklorico De La Raza dance group perform Saturday, April 8, 2017, outside the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum before the Cesar Chavez March that began at the museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Serina Ramirez-Martinez, 17, and Nathanial Martinez, 10, and other dancers from the Ballet Foklorico De La Raza dance group perform Saturday, April 8, 2017, outside the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum before the Cesar Chavez March that began at the museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Serina Ramirez-Martinez, 17, and Nathanial Martinez, 10, and other dancers from the Ballet Foklorico De La Raza dance group perform Saturday, April 8, 2017, outside the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum before the Cesar Chavez March that began at the museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Marchers walk along Nevada Avenue Saturday, April 8, 2017, during the Cesar Chavez March that began at the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Marchers walk along Nevada Avenue Saturday, April 8, 2017, during the Cesar Chavez March that began at the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Marchers cross Colorado Avenue as they walk along Nevada Avenue Saturday, April 8, 2017, during the Cesar Chavez March that began at the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Marchers cross Colorado Avenue as they walk along Nevada Avenue Saturday, April 8, 2017, during the Cesar Chavez March that began at the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Blaine Clarke and other marchers walk along Nevada Avenue Saturday, April 8, 2017, during the Cesar Chavez March that began at the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Blaine Clarke and other marchers walk along Nevada Avenue Saturday, April 8, 2017, during the Cesar Chavez March that began at the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Karina Grande, right, learns to dance with Serina Ramirez-Martinez from the Ballet Foklorico De La Raza dance group Saturday, April 8, 2017, outside the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum before the Cesar Chavez March that began at the museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Karina Grande, right, learns to dance with Serina Ramirez-Martinez from the Ballet Foklorico De La Raza dance group Saturday, April 8, 2017, outside the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum before the Cesar Chavez March that began at the museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Colorado College students Cheanna Gavin, left, and Alejandra Hernandez march along Nevada Avenue with other marchers Saturday, April 8, 2017, during the Cesar Chavez March that began at the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs. Hernandez’s sign says “A community united is never divided” in English.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Colorado College students Cheanna Gavin, left, and Alejandra Hernandez march along Nevada Avenue with other marchers Saturday, April 8, 2017, during the Cesar Chavez March that began at the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum and ended at Acacia Park in Colorado Springs. Hernandez’s sign says "A community united is never defeated" in English. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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