Book Discussion on Out of the Barrio
Ms. Chavez discussed the social, economic, and political implications of the integration of Hispanics into U.S. culture and she… read more
Ms. Chavez discussed the social, economic, and political implications of the integration of Hispanics into U.S. culture and she described the ramifications of current public policy programs such as immigration policy and affirmative action programs on their assimilation. Ms. Chavez served as executive director of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights during the Reagan administration. close
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