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Hot Topics: Race Relations: Latinx Americans


"Chicana/o," "Chicanx," "Latina/o," "Latinx," and "Hispanic" are all terms you may see used to describe Americans of Central or South American descent, and they all have slightly different meanings. Here are some resources for understanding the terms and debate surrounding them. *Please note that the language used on this guide reflects the language of the relevant resource.*

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Statistic: Hispanic population of the United States from 2000 to 2016 (in millions) | Statista
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