World War II Mexican Americans and Asian Americans

Similarity: faced discrimination, Segregated schools for Asian American, Mexican American and Whites

similarity: pursue the american dream

similarity: bad working environment

similarity: low wages

Difference: More Mexican Americans joined the military to fight for the country than Asian Americans

Difference: mexican american immigrants were usually younger

Difference: Mexican americans rose up to fight back the unjust system while the asian americans remained silent

Treatment: Treated as second-class citizens

response to treatment: started a latino civil rights organization

had the highest percentage of congressional medal of honor winners

tREATMENT: aSIAN american confronted a long legacy of exclusion and inequality in relation to school polices & practices.

RESPONse TO THE TREATMENT:NONE, THEY WERE STILL WORKING UNDER SUCH HARSH ENVIRONMENT

Chinese were drown to the war effort,they contributed money to red cross and ran bone drives to fund the war

Analysis: Mexican americans were all being mistreated. with the efforts that they all contributed to the war, they deserved far more respect from other people.

analysis: asian americans were also mistreated because they were excluded for a long period of time by the chinese exclusion act and also later by the attack of pearl harbor

Slogan: All mINORITIES UNITED!!!

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