chicano chicano  /tʃɪ ˈkɑ noʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person of Mexican descent

Usage(s):

  • A chicano, Mario Obledo, 46, is Brown's secretary of health and welfare, the highest ranking Mexican-American official in the state government.

News

  1. Keck's Exclusives First Look: Eva Longoria Meets The Simpsons

    Keck's Exclusives First Look: Eva Longoria Meets The Simpsons Seattle Post-Intelligencer Copyright 2013 Seattle Post-Intelligencer. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 4:04 am, Monday, June 10, 2013 In between shooting movies, producing TV shows, owning a restaurant, earning a master's degree in Chicano studies and promoting ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

  2. Artists' feelings mixed about Newport's missing art

    Artist Jose Lozano often tells vibrant stories of Chicano life in his paintings, but the fate of one of those paintings tells a different kind of tale - one of confusion and loss.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Orange County Register

  3. Rochester superintendent appointed to state council

    Rochester Public Schools Superintendent Michael Muñoz has been appointed by Gov. Mark Dayton to serve on the Chicano Latino Affairs Council.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Post-Bulletin

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Quotes

  1. "When you view the art and understand the many interpretations, whether social or political and even religious," Cheech says, "you see a 360-degree view of the Chicano experience."
    on Nov 27, 2006 By: Cheech Marin Source: Broward New Times

  2. George Lopez adds another notch to his belt with his new COMEDY CENTRAL Records CD, "Tall, Dark & Chicano" released on Tuesday, December 15.
    on Nov 23, 2009 By: George Lopez Source: CNNMoney.com (press release)

  3. , Salazar wrote, "A Chicano is a Mexican-American with a non-Anglo image of himself. He resents being told Columbus 'discovered' America when the Chicano's ancestors, the Mayans and Aztecs, founded highly sophisticated civilizations centuries before...
    on Aug 15, 2007 By: Ruben Salazar Source: Fort Worth Star Telegram

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