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What does MECHA stand for?

MECHA stands for Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan (Chicano Student Movement of Aztlan)

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She successfully contextualizes the model minority experience of Asian Americans by explaining how East Asian and South Asian groups were chosen to participate in "Multicultural Day" over what was viewed by administrators as the more militant groups such as Black Student Union and Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan (MEChA).
are La Raza ("The Race"), Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan (MEChA, a group of Chicano Nationalists), the Ford Foundation, the Mexican American Legal Foundation (MALDEF), the National Immigration Law Center, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), George Soros's Open Society Institute, and the Southern Poverty Law Center, along with other left-wing, anti-American organizations.
What should concern Californians is that he was a member of the Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan (MEChA) as a student at Fresno State University.