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Local, State Organizers Develop Plans to Bring Mexican-American Studies to Texas Schools

In the 1960s, thousands of Chicanos and Chicanas, or Mexican-Americans, fought tirelessly on the national and local level for equity in their underserved communities at the height of the Chicano movement. The work of political activist Cesar Chavez resulted in higher wages and a preservation of dignity and rights for farmworkers who were disenfranchised by their […]