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No One Is Illegal : Fighting Racism and State Violence on the U.S.-Mexico Border.

Author: Mike Davis; Justin Akers Chacón; Julian Cardona
Publisher: Chicago : Haymarket Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Davis; Justin Akers Chacón; Julian Cardona
ISBN: 1931859353 9781931859356
OCLC Number: 952752747
Notes: ""Index""
Description: 1 online resource (336 pages)
Contents: Preface --
Part I: ""What Is a Vigilante Man?"" White Violence in California History --
Introduction --
Pinkertons, Klansmen, and Vigilantes --
White Savages --
The Yellow Peril --
""Swat a Jap"" --
The Anti-Filipino Riots --
The IWW versus the KKK --
In Dubious Battle --
Thank the Vigilantes --
The Zoot Suit Wars --
Beating the UFW --
The Last Vigilantes? --
Part II: Mexico: Caught in the Web of U.S. Empire --
Introduction --
Conquest Sets the Stage --
Neoliberalism Consumes the ""Mexican Miracle"" --
From the Maquiladoras to NAFTA: Profiting from Borders. Part III: Mexican Workers: The ""Other"" American Working Class --
Mexican Workers to the Rescue --
Segregated Workers: Class Struggle in the Fields --
The Bracero Program: A Twentieth-Century Caste System --
Poverty in the Fields: Legacy of the Bracero Program --
Immigrant Workers Continue to Build America --
Part IV: The War on Immigrants --
Immigration Policy as a Means to Control Labor --
The Race and Class Construction of Immigration Restrictions --
Constructing the ""Illegal"" Mexican Worker: Racism and Mexican Labor --
Immigration Double Standards. Militarizing the Border: Death Warrant for Migrant Workers --
Inventing an Invisible Enemy: September 11 and the War on Immigrants --
The Bipartisan Segregationists of Labor --
The Right Wing Calls the Shots --
Terrorists on the Border: The Minutemen Stalk Their Prey --
Part V: ¡Queremos un Mundo Sin Fronteras! --
Human Rights Activists Confront the Far Right --
Unions and Immigrant Workers --
Making Borders History --
A New Civil Rights Movement --
Notes --


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