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Chicano

a person of Mexican origin or descent living in the US. Once a pejorative term, Chicano was adopted in the 1960s to give the (then) 8-10 million Mexican Americans an identity and political focus. ‘Chicanismo’ became a description of the movement to restore Mexican dignity culture and power.
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As Miner explains, "In this book, we will be lowriding across Aztlan, an Indigenous Xicano territory, and into Anishinaabewaki, the traditional homelands of the Ojibwe, Odawa, and Potawatomi" (3).
GONZALEZ HERNANDEZ, Jose y GONZALEZ HERNANDEZ, Margarita (2013): "Rol del agente y estructuras de rendicion de cuentas en programas sociales me xicanos.
She places the experience of Indigenous Xicanos as part of traditional Indigenous medicine to show how the Indigenous knowledge of the previous generations of Native mothers and grandmothers thrives.
Initially published in Spanish under the pen name Adela Alonso in The Sexuality of Latinas, the first creative and critical anthology on the topic, "Virgencita, danos chance" is paired with the classic image of Ester Hernandez's La Virgen de Guadalupe defendiendo los derechos de los Xicanos (The Virgin of Guadalupe defending Chicano rights).
More than two decades after the acclaimed pastel drawings Guadalupe Series (1978) by Yolanda Lopez (no relation to Alma) and Ester Hernandez's radically feminist lithograph La Virgen de Guadalupe Defendiendo los Derechos de los Xicanos (1975), Alma Lopez tapped into the cultural and political popularity of the Guadalupe when she produced her controversial digital print Our Lady (1999) (fig.
In this essay he posits that the X in his title is a chiasmus, much like the X Alfred Arteaga identifies as the crossroads identity for Chicanos--or xicanos.
A partir del Tratado de Libre Comercio de America del Norte, otras exportaciones han cobrado relevancia, no obstante sigue siendo (si dejamos aparte la fuerza de trabajo de los me xicanos, que por cierto tambien batio record en mayo) el principal producto de exportacion del pais, y, ademas, constituye un ingreso fundamental para las arcas gubernamentales.
El regimen presidencialista, acosado por una crisis de vejez acelerada por una devastadora corrupcion, semejante a una Caja de Pandora regalada a los me xicanos para su desgracia, ha sido abierta y no cesa en dejar escapar "todos los males" sobre el pais sin que la esperanza, el unico bien contenido en ella --segun la tradicion griega contada por Hesiod-- intente salir para consolar a los afligidos mexicanos y darles confianza de que algo va a ocurrir, para poner punto final a ese dra matico episodio.