MAKERS Moment

"You're Not Really Mexican, Are You?"

Moraga on growing up half-Chicana, half-gringo and discovering the difference between how her Mexican friends and white friends were treated.

Tags: confronting stereotypes, breaking barriers, youth

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The Bravest Thing I've Ever Done The Bravest Thing I've Ever Done
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