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Mexican American and Chicano Movies of the 1980s: From “Zoot Suit” to “Stand and Deliver”

Written by Jeffrey Barragan, Copy Editor
Mar 17, 2022

Four of the most important and influential Mexican American and Latinx movies came out in the 1980s. The movies “Zoot Suit,” “La Bamba,” “Stand...

The Chicana/o/x Identity and the 20th Century Movement

Written by Jeffrey Barragan, Copy Editor
Oct 20, 2021

The Chicanx movement of the 1960’s created solidarity among Mexican-Americans in the Southwest. The movement pursued to change and improve education,...

Hispanic Heritage Month Excludes Parts of Latin America

Written by Jeffrey Barragan, Copy Editor
Sep 29, 2021

There is something extraordinarily odd about the word “Hispanic” in Hispanic Heritage Month. The word is exclusionary but also ironically Eurocentric...

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