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Chicana Flappers

Mexican American Flappers- Southern California, 1925

Take control of your mind & Educate yourself. Cesar Chavez, Mexican-American farm worker, later labor leader and activist.

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neomexinaismos so true, when you are born in the U.S. this is what happens

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"History Repeats Itself" by Jaime Rafael (2010). This essay is entitled, "Mexican Americans in Houston: Facing Adversity and Becoming American during the Great Depression, 1929 - 1939," focuses on "the creation of a distinct Mexican American identity in Houston before WWII." Don't overlook the link at the bottom of the page to the full text of this interesting and informative essay.

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The University of Texas at El Paso's (UTEP) Institute of Oral History has built the largest border-related oral history collection in existence, capturing and preserving the compelling stories of the first generation Mexican-American immigration experience.

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Map of the Mexican-American war, 1846-1848. The Mexican American war was a large way of expansion for the westward expansion. -Gabriela

A walkout--or "blowout"--by Mexican-American students at two Los Angeles high schools sets in motion a massive protest movement, eventually involving thousands of students demanding more bilingual education and the teaching of Mexican cultural history. Pictured: Mexican-American student protesters. (Chicano Student News, courtesy California Library for Social Studies and Research)

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