As the war raged on overseas, so did the struggle for equality on the home-front. Longstanding social norms were disrupted, and stiff resistance from white Americans began in earnest. Newly empowered Mexican and African Americans fought back, making 1943 one of the worst years for racially motivated violence in America’s history.
Cosa pensando gli ascoltatori di Ep. 11: Zoot Suit (The Home Front)
- R. MCRACKAN
This episode is essentially part 2 of episode 10. Witness the racism and racial violence as America tells its black and Mexican soldiers: 'you're less than white people and we're going to hurt you if you disagree. Now come with us and kill those violent nazis who say there is a superior race.'