Chapter One:Significant PointsDue to White Supremacy and White America, historical research was solely based on thedominant majority’spolitical interests. White Americans had historical control because theywanted to maintain power in the states.It wasn't until the late 1900’s that research was done onMexican Americans. It wasworking class college students that challenged the narrative thatBrown people were poor due to be being racially and culturally inferior.These students studiedthe indigenous past and studied race.Soon after, political organizations started to arise,
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White people,Significant points,Racial Foundation of Mexican Americans