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Which are the top three states that have over 25% of eligible voters being Latinos in 2020?
California, Texas, New Mexico.
Which of the following is NOT TRUE to describe the Crystal City Revolt in 1963?
It happened in New Mexico.
Which of the following is NOT TRUE about the Crystal City Walkout in 1969?
PASSO was the organization behind the protest.
Which of the following is NOT TRUE regarding the political partisanship of Latinos?
Cuban Americans identified more the Republican Party than any other key Latino groups and they have always been with the GOP since their arrival.
Which of the following statement is NOT TRUE regarding the immigration and citizenship for Asian Americans?
The Chinese Exclusion Act denied entry to all immigrants from Asia.
Which is the Supreme Court case that gutted Section 5 Preclearance Clause of the 1965 Voting Rights Act?
Shelby County v. Holder (2013)
In which year did Congress pass an amendment to the 1965 Voting Rights Act that prohibited drawing districts that would effectively dilute or impair minority voters' ability to elect candidates of their choice?
Which of the following is a FALSE statement on redrawing a legislative district?
It is currently legal to use race as a predominant factor in redrawing a district.
According to the video on Maynard Jackson, Jr., what percentage of Blacks were employed by the city of Atlanta (which was about 50% Black) when he took over the mayoral office?
Which of the following is FALSE about Alexander's theory of the "New Jim Crow"?
One difference between the old and the new Jim Crow is in the indispensability of the Black labor in the latter.
Which of the following is a case that outlawed discriminatory workplace tests that involved firefighters in New Haven, CT?
Ricci v DeStefano (2009).
How would you decide if you happen to sit on the Supreme Court—should a public university throw out race-conscious admission criteria in undergraduate admissions? What was the decision made in the Fisher cases of 2013 and 2016?
Keep race in as part of the factors.
The Supreme Court case on K-12 education that protected Mexican American students against racial segregation and permitted offering of bilingual programs as a remedy of racial segregation is--
Keys v. Denver (1973).
According to the National Center of Education Statistics, who are the new majority among US public schools?
Low income students.
Which of the following reason is FALSE to explain the sources of Black-Asian (Korean) tensions as exemplified in the Los Angeles Riots of 1992?
Rapid and dramatic rise of Black and other minority populations in recent decades.
According to research by Barreto, Gonzalez, and Sanchez (2014), what is True about the relations between Blacks and Latinos in California?
Latinos view a higher degree of competition with fellow Latinos than with Blacks.
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