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How activism affects Mexican, Native Am/Chicanos
Chicano's: Take pride
Machismo:Male suffrage movement
Face racial discrimination in SW (Texas) Similar discrimination seen with Ppl of Color.
Did not face Catholic Church
States that C.Church is oppressive
Mexican Am Wo. Nat. Ass. est.1974
1990: seen in 16 states
Fought for pro choice and cohersive sterilization
Asian Am. Wo.
Used as prostitues during vietnam war
Form around yellow power
Focus on Diversity of Community = Oriental
fem argument for sex harrasment
Larger issues, limited them to the private sphere
Title 9 and education
Ppl who been assualted can be denied from classes
Birth control & Abortion
Ways in which movement changed: Woman's Rights
Discussed as medical Issues For married Couples
Move out of Hands of Activism-->Physicians
No Longer in Wo. control
Does not advocate for abortion
Eugenics toned down after war, but turns into a positive eugenics.
Griswold v. Conneticut
1965: Right of Privacy
No rational standing to prohibit married couples from B.C.
Eisenstadt v. Baird
Allows to give info about B.C. to woman
Native Am Wo.
1980 pop: 1%
Suffrage Focus' survival
Women of All Red Nations (WARN)
Sold water from reservations causing invasion
Wo. of color organizing outside mainstream medias
Nat. Welfare Rights Org
1961 48% recipients black women
Focus on nuclear family structure
Too intrusive in private affairs.
Welfare agents can search house for male partner to take away welfare checks
Johnnie Tillmon: Welfare is a Right
Highlights motherhood, private sphere
Reproductive Justice v. "Rights" or "Choice"
Advocates for minimal income, Nixon looked into it: found men work an hour less, WO. 5hrs <per week.
Experimented w/ giving people $ instead of food, Helped tremoundously