What Were the Zoot Suit Riots?

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The Zoot Suit Riots, a series of violent clashes during the early 1940s in Los Angeles, California, represent a pivotal moment in American history, particularly within Chicano culture. These events not only highlight racial tensions in the United States but also signify a critical point of cultural and political awakening…

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