Chavez's Destiny

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According to of the people Chavez realized that she had the power to determine her own destiny. Chavez was born to an Anglo mother and a Mexican American father who aligned themselves with the Democratic Party. As a child she herself was drawn to that party and its causes, but shortly after her time in College and her participation with such groups like the civil right organization, CORE and work done by the Democratic National Committee, a liberal Democratic congressman, and a few liberal teachers unions Chavez saw something that made her view change. Chavez realized according to Oakes Even her “University Affirmative action programs shortchanged Mexican Americans by admitting unqualified students, allowing them to founder, teaching them to
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