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  • Race discrimination
  • Police brutality--United States
  • Racial profiling in law enforcement--United States

  • Mass media--Objectivity

  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration

  • Judicial error

  • Chicano movement

  • Black lives matter movement

  • Mexican Americans

  • Mexican Americans and mass media

  • Hispanic Americans



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