3.3.5 Practice: Is This Gold Mountain?
In 1930, the United States changed the race of Mexicans from white to nonwhite. How
was it possible to change the race of an entire group of people? (15 points)
By 1930, why did some Americans want Mexicans to no longer be "white"? (15 points)
Not being white meant that one had fewer political rights in the United States than
people who were regarded as white. Explain how each of the following illustrates that