Richie Perez... ws a New York based Puerto Rican rights activist. He died in 2004. He was married to Martha Laureano-Perez.
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.
Malcolm X conference
A conference, Malcolm X: Radical Tradition and a Legacy of Struggle was held in New York City, November 14 1990.
The panel Can Blacks and Latinos Trust Each Other? consisted of;
- Richie Perez, Community Service Society
- George Priestly, Queens College
- Esperanza Martel, Activist
Socialist Scholars Conference
Shakoor Aljuwani, Democratic Socialists of America, Ron Daniels, Presidential Candidate, Richie Perez, Community Service Society, Peggy Sheppard, Lynne Mosley, Komozi Woodard, Sarah Lawrence College and Walter Stafford, New York University were speakers on the Electoral Politics & the Urban Crisis panel sponsored by DSA African American Commission at the Tenth Annual Socialist Scholars Conference. The conference was held April 24-26, 1992 at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York City
Richie Perez , a former member of the Young Lords Party, and national coordinator of the National Congress for Puerto Rican Rights , contributed an article "School cuts, walkout"Freedom Road Socialist Organization's Forward Motion, Winter 1996/97 issue "bridging the generation gap".
- [CENTRO 7Journal Volume xxi Number 2 fall 2009]
- SSE Tenth Annual Conference Program, 1992
- WAR TIMES January 29, 2002