Elena Herrada Fronteras Norteñas is a Detroit based non-profit community organization dedicated to empowering ourselves and our community by reclaiming our spiritual, cultural, and intellectual history. Elena Herrada is Director of the Oral History project of the Fronteras Norteñas organization.
“There was never an act or a law passed to repatriate the people. These were social workers and city officials knocking on the door… There was no one to defend them. So they were completely defenseless.”