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Chicano Movement - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Chicano Movement

The Chicano Movement of the 1960s, also called the Chicano Civil Rights Movement , also known as El Movimiento, is an extension of the Mexican American Civil Rights Movement which began in the 1940s with the stated goal of achieving Mexican American empowerment. The civil rights movement time was in the 1960s.

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Quixote's Soldiers - University of Texas Press

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The University of Texas Press is an academic and trade book and journal publisher located in Austin, Texas, USA.
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Chicano Moratorium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Chicano Moratorium

The Chicano Moratorium, formally known as the National Chicano Moratorium Committee, was a movement of Chicano anti-war activists that built a broad-based coalition of Mexican-American groups to organize opposition to the Vietnam War.

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Pump Up the Blowouts: Reflections on the 40th Anniversary of the Chicano/a School Blowouts

Pump Up the Blowouts: Reflections on the 40th Anniversary of the Chicano/a School Blowouts | Brown Berets | Scoop.it
Teaching Activity PDF. By Gilda L. Ochoa. 5 pages. Reflections on teaching students about the 1968 walkouts by Chicano students in California.
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David Sanchez - Candidate for U.S. President, Republican Nomination - Election 2012

David Sanchez - Candidate for U.S. President, Republican Nomination - Election 2012 | Brown Berets | Scoop.it
Latest election news on David Sanchez’s campaign for the 2012 presidential race. Candidate bio, position on issues, polls, debate results, endorsements and campaign news.
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Racism on Trial

Racism on Trial | Brown Berets | Scoop.it
In 1968, ten thousand students marched in protest over the terrible conditions prevalent in the high schools of East Los Angeles, the largest Mexican community in the United States.
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"Mi Raza Primero!" (My People First!)

"Mi Raza Primero!" (My People First!) | Brown Berets | Scoop.it
¡Mi Raza Primero! is the first book to examine the Chicano movement's development in one locale—in this case Los Angeles, home of the largest population of people of Mexican descent outside of Mexico City.
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Latina Thought

Latina Thought | Brown Berets | Scoop.it
Latino/a Thought brings together the most important writings that shape Latino consciousness, culture, and activism today.
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EAST LOS ANGELES : Brown Berets Return to Stem Violence

EAST LOS ANGELES :  Brown Berets Return to Stem Violence | Brown Berets | Scoop.it
With "La Causa" stamped on their trademark head wear, several members of the Brown Berets--a disbanded Latino activist group that gained prominence in the 1960s--have reunited with a focus on...
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The Beret Project: Berets in Gay Pride

The Beret Project: Berets in Gay Pride | Brown Berets | Scoop.it
Watsonville Brown Berets shine at First Annual LGBT Common symbols of pride are the rainbow or pride flag, the lowercase Greek letter lambda (λ), the pink triangle and the black triangle, these latter two reclaimed from use ...
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Brown Beret still alive | CHST 404 - Chicana Feminisms

Brown Beret still alive | CHST 404 - Chicana Feminisms | Brown Berets | Scoop.it
CHST 404 – Chicana Feminisms - Spring 2012
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Quixote's Soldiers : A Local History of the Chicano Movement, 1966-1981

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East L.A. Blowouts: Walking Out for Justice in the Classrooms | Highland Park | Land of Sunshine | KCET

East L.A. Blowouts: Walking Out for Justice in the Classrooms | Highland Park | Land of Sunshine | KCET | Brown Berets | Scoop.it
This week in history: the 1968 East Los Angeles walkouts displayed the largest mobilization of Chicano youth leaders in Los Angeles history.
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Brown-eyed Children of the Sun

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Brown-Eyed Children of the Sunis a new study of the Chicano/a movement,El Movimiento, and its multiple ideologies from a broad cultural perspective. The late 1960s marked the first time U.S.
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Brown Berets Regroup to Fight Gang Crisis

Brown Berets Regroup to Fight Gang Crisis | Brown Berets | Scoop.it
More than 20 years after the young rebels of the Brown Berets disbanded, a now-graying group of the Mexican-American activists made a noisy return from obscurity in East Los Angeles on Sunday,...
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Prime Minister of the Brown Berets, Dr. David Sanchez | La Prensa San Diego

Prime Minister of the Brown Berets, Dr. David Sanchez | La Prensa San Diego | Brown Berets | Scoop.it
First Person: By Al Carlos Hernandez     Ironically the Brown Berets, the radical Chicano community organization, began in the office of the mayor of Los
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Chicano Movement : The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Social History Oxford Reference

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