Guy Clark, a man you may recognize because of the flowers he has sold at 15th and Noe for four decades. Photo by Helene Goupil from The Seed, a soon to be released short documentary on Clark.

We often post short films from Still I Rise, a series about ordinary people who overcome adversity to excel and give back. It is produced by Mission Local’s multimedia advisor, Mimi Chakarova.

Increasingly, we have started to collaborate, and are now doing so on a documentary about the Latino Task Force. We want to introduce you to the series. If you like what you see, follow Still I Rise on InstagramFacebook or Twitter.

Lydia Chávez

I’ve been a Mission resident since 1998 and a professor at Berkeley’s J-school until 2019. I got my start in newspapers at the Albuquerque Tribune in the city where I was born and raised. The Tribune...

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  1. Lydia, I am always inspired by your works, commentary, and to know also that you were born and raised in Albuquerque is telling of that Encantada spirit you represent.
    Thank you for all you do.
    A sister-comadre fan. Dorinda Moreno, Women Of The Americas (Salt Of The Earth).

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