Who Is The Dynamics Of Anti-Latino Racism In America?

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Cesar Chavez, born in Yuma, Arizona, was a first-born American from a working class Latinx family. His Mexican parents lost their farm to the economic turmoil of the Great Depression, and he found himself working strenuously in the southwest’s vineyards, laboring in the agonizing heat for shamefully low wages. He must have experienced many sleepless nights, as farm workers were expected to rest in less-than-humane conditions and rise early in the morning to begin their exhausting work in the Southwestern fields. To understand Cesar’s mission, you must understand the dynamics of anti-Latino racism in America. Cesar Chavez was a first-generation American, the son of Mexican immigrants, and many wouldn’t even consider him American due to
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