Iris Morales first met Richie Perez in the Young Lords in 1969. They served together on the Young Lords National Staff and, for a time, shared a three-room apartment on Tinton Avenue in the Bronx with their respective significant others. He remained with the organization until 1976; Iris Morales resigned a year earlier.
Endorsers of the project included Iris Morales.
- [CENTRO 7Journal Volume xxi Number 2 fall 2009]
- WAR TIMES January 29, 2002