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Chicano Studies first exam 2 of 2

Chicano Studies first exam 2 of 2 - Daniel Alan Romandia...

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Daniel Alan Romandia Moreno HIS 105 Guadalupe Castillo March 3, 2010 The Chicano Life When I moved into the U.S. a few years back, I found out about the Chicano  term. I looked into it and found out some poor information about them, but they were still  easy to spot and differentiate from other Mexicans. I spent a year in a Military school in  New Mexico. Even tho there were no Chicano students in the school by the time I went  in, most cadets had bumped into a Chicano and rapidly spot the difference between  Mexicans and Chicanos. People in Roswell could tell the difference between us and  them when I thought that they were just like us.  Chicanos were people born in the U.S.A, but with Latin background. Even thought  Chicanos live in America most of them still consider themselves Mexicans. Chicanos  have had a hard life defining themselves into a race because most of the lands of  America where they lived used to be from Mexico. After I read some articles on Aztlan I  confirmed that the Chicanos have been struggling determine their race. “ The desire and 
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struggle of U.S. Mexicans, of Chicanos, to think or, better yet, rethink themselves a one, 
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