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    Agreed, because if they don’t learn about their culture the Mexicans are always going to be with questions. I agree that you said they feel themselves when coming to a program like this. Since they get to know more about who they are and why their skin is beautiful. As a Mexican, they would say many reasons why not to be ashamed. It was…

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  • I think the Tuscon school board was not right about banning the Mexican American program because it showed who you are as a Mexican. The teachers gave them many opportunities to love who they were since they did say they have been treated wrong as a Mexican. It would have given students to know more about themselves and why they should be proud…Read More

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    I agree because people just tend to be feared of being in jail or hit. But I believe once the family saw students being hit by the police this made them have this to confirm their rights are more empowering than the police that may put them to jail. Since they were being threatened for their protests and their rightful rights.…Read More

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    My reactions to the walkout were sad because people got hit and humiliated. since they spoke out for their voice to convey their rights to education. what stood out to me was that once students saw students going out to protest family decided to protest for their people. It gave me a way to support the people on how they were being treated to…Read More

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    • I agree with you because if they would have stopped protesting and gave in the outcome of the situation would have came out very bad and there would have been no change. How i think the Lemon Grove Incident, A Tale of Two Schools, Taking Back the Schools and the Walkout connect with 2021 is by having to
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      The difference I noticed between the documentary taking back the schools and the film the walkout is that the documentary showed the people that were being arrested and humiliated by the policies. The walkout represented the way people didn’t support it because they thought it wasn’t going to work with what has been said speaking of not rightful…Read More

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