quote:Originally posted by ZAKAR:
do you think this population will form coalitionas with the black community.
Coalitions are about securing interests that cannot be otherwise won. Do you presume that Mexican Americans would have some conceptual opposition to aligning with African Americans if there was mutual benefit in it? Why?
quote:Do you think their agenda is to make america a fair and just place for all, or are they just opportunist who will look out for their own intrest.
I believe that their interest are no more or less self-centered than ours.
quote:I mean when have Latino, Asians, Arabs, or any other group come to our aid.
Probably about as often as we have come to their's.
quote:All I see is mostly these groups try to take advantage of our position in this society to better themselves and their people to the detriment of us.
How can any other minority group "take advantage" of our position? Please explain this.