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The Chicano Movement that began with the Farm Workers in Delano and eventually reached the streets of the urban centers. Answer the following questions with all the context of the semester.
1. Discuss the historical antecedents that led to the Chicano Movement.
2. George Sanchez explains the idea of “becoming” in the introduction of Becoming Mexican American. Explain how the idea of “becoming” as it has evolved throughout history.
3. And finally, as you have read, watched, and discussed various issues, what does all the information mean to your understanding of Chicana/o history? What does it all mean? Discuss.
These are the ideas you need to address. So, make sure you keep your thoughts and notes as you watch and reflect upon the films. In addition, you need to address the connection between the films and the historical antecedents that have been discussed throughout the semester.