From Coveralls to Zoot Suits: The Lives of Mexican American

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However, breast cancer mortality has declined more slowly among black women than among white women [ 52 ]. Westward expansion and immigration from Europe and then from Mexico after the 1910 Revolution, triggered conflicts between more established European Anglo and English-speaking U. Provide ongoing, comprehensive, and personalized attention from counselors." A geographic index provides easy access to sources on Asia or individual Asian countries. The Department is working alongside other agencies, including the Department of Education and the Department of Housing and Urban Development, in the Obama Administration to address the challenging labor market conditions facing black workers.

Thirteen Ways of Looking at Latino Art

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Black Power, student power, antiwar, New Left, and Civil Rights movements all clashed with local and state politics when an alliance of black students and residents of Harlem and Morningside Heights openly protested the school's ill-conceived plan to build a large, private gymnasium in the small green park that separates the elite university from Harlem. As of March 2010, Spanish language cancer support groups are not available in the Seattle area. Conversely, smaller cities and rural counties, whose gang problems are relatively more recent, are more likely to report equal proportions of juvenile and adult gang members.

Color, Hair, and Bone: Race in the Twenty-first Century

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On April 25, 1997, a factory in Salt Lake City owned by an American citizen, Rafael Gomez, was the subject of a police raid in which 75 heavily-armed police officers brandished rifles and pistols, struck Gomez in the face with a rifle butt, pointed a gun at his six-year old son, ordered the 80 factory employees to lie down on the floor, and dragged Gomez’ secretary across a room by her hair. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.

Hopie and the Los Homes Gang: A Gangland Primer

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Performed in the Regents' Theater, the Valley Center for the Performing Arts, Holy Names College, December 4, 2002. 39 min. This segment of our population will have a major impact on our society, as its presence translates into an increasing economic and political influence. S. discussed historically in terms of movements which they created and in terms of trends evolving on an international scale. K. in January to discuss plans for extending the program’s reach beyond the U.

Remedios: The Healing Life of Eva Castellanoz

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Likewise, differences in alcohol consumption are found to vary greatly between Native American tribes (Caetano, Clark, & Tam, 1998). Since its inception, the American Heart Association (AHA) has lead efforts in research, prevention and treatment of heart disease, providing knowledge-based solutions for people of all ages. The bureau has noted an increasing number of respondents who identify as of Hispanic origin but not of the White race. [37] For certain purposes, respondents who wrote in "Chicano" or "Mexican" (or indeed, almost all Hispanic origin groups) in the "Some other race" category were automatically re-classified into the "White race" group. [39] In some cases, legal classification of white racial status has made it difficult for Mexican-American rights activists to prove minority discrimination.

Learning Capitalist Culture: Deep in the Heart of Tejas

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It is reasonable to assume that the appearance of Mexican on the 1930 census had more to do with the bureau’s political antennae and the nation’s increasing hostility to Mexicans in the face of a deepening depression than it had to do with the drive for scientific accuracy. They rejected slavery and cultural imposition through physical rebellion, the use of strategies of cultural preservation and the appropriation of phonetic writing, which they in turn wielded against European hegemony.

Uruguay, 1968: Student Activism from Global Counterculture

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Following the ratification of the Fifteenth Amendment in 1870, northern blacks devoted considerable attention to assessing their place within the Republican Party and determining how they could most effectively employ the franchise to protect the rights of all citizens. The US economy currently depends upon over 35 million immigrant workers who have played a central role in building the country's infrastructure and have filled essential service jobs [ 1, 2 ].

Everyday Revolutionaries: Gender, Violence, and

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Fish and Wildlife Service, an agency of the Department of the Interior, will turn the 6,000 hectare (15,000 acre) site into the largest wildlife refuge in Puerto Rico. 267. An important new edition of an American classic. What are the family patterns, Rituals: The socialization of children was largely a concern of the extended family rather than the individual household, with all available elders taking responsibility for teaching children basic skills such as fishing, weaving, farming, and building.

Immigration (The Ilan Stavans Library of Latino

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This factor may help explain Native Americans’ lower employment rate. The fourth wave of data was collected in 2007 and 2008. There are studies in mice that suggest that there are sex-specific responses to pain and analgesics (Mogil et al. 1996, 1997). An Organ Transplant Program also supports national efforts to increase the numbers of organs made available for transplantation and a national network to facilitate the effective allocation of these scarce life-saving and life-enhancing resources to patients.

Oscar Castillo Papers and Photograph Collection (Chicano

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Book Chapter: Examines protective factors and the process of "resilience". .. as it applies to black adolescents / begin with an overview of the incidence of health- and life-compromising outcomes among black youths / discuss resilience, risk, and protection against risk at the individual and ecological levels and review research on these concepts as they pertain to black adolescent populations (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2002 APA, all rights reserved). S. citizens whose constitutional rights were thus violated.