Racism on Trial
The Chicano Fight for Justice
ISBN10: 0674016297 ISBN13: 9780674016293 Publisher: Belknap Pr Published: Sep 1 2004 Pages: 324 Weight: 0.80lbs. Height: 7.75" Width: 5.00" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
Haney Lez tells the compelling story of the Chicano movement in Los Angeles by following two criminal trials, including one arising from the student walkouts of 1968. He demonstrates how racial prejudice led to police brutality and judicial discrimination that in turn spurred Chicano militancy.