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...s to built upon and help expand. The reforms they fought for helped tremendously, as Chicanos saw more opportunities to succeed but the work is was not done, by any means, as Latinos still struggle with educational attainment among other races, like whites and African Americans. To say the least, the Chicano Movement started made it possible for Latinos, not just Chicanos to enter the national political system for the first time, and gave Chicano activists a platform that they can keep improving. While the movement sought many revolutionary radical ideas, like reclamation of Aztlan, it was responsible of many meaningful reforms that effect Latinos till this day. It was able to adapted and changed to better serve the needs and wants of its people and most importantly, it established and promoted a new empowering ethnic consciousness that was not there prior to 1960s.
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