Explain the criminalization of the Chicanx subject and the civil rights battles waged to gain recognition for Chicanxs in law/society based on the readings attached.
!!! Both of the readings attached should be cited in the essay !!!
!!! No citation from other sources allowed !!!
500 words writing assignment
Think about and analyze these two readings together. Ask yourself: how do these two texts work together to explain the formation of the Chicanx movement and its resistance to white supremacy? What form(s) of violence and marginalization are they responding to? What vision(s) of a Chicanx politics do these texts offer? How do they define or critique radical Chicanx resistance within one of these three frameworks? You do not need to answer all of these questions in detail, they are simply here to guide your writing response and prompt you to think about how and why various forms of Chicanx politics come into existence.
You also must include in-text parenthetical citations for all direct quotations, but you do NOT need a full works cited page.