Lolita Lebron (2006)

Jesus Barraza
17.5 x 23
5-Color, Handprinted, Screenprint, Archival Covetry Rag Paper, Printed in San Leandro, CA  2006
This print created to honor the spirit of Lolita Lebron, a Puerto Rican Nationalist who led the 1950 attack on U.S. House of Representatives. Lebron and the others were sentenced to to death, but
the sentence was later changed to life in prison. In 1979 Lebron and the others were pardoned by President Jimmy Carter.