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Old 03-10-2013, 01:02 AM
 
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I am from L.A. but didn't really grow up there. Chicago was more memberable to me. I came back to L.A. In 2009. What I noticed is that Mexicans in L.A. Seem to be more prejudice.
I'm Mexican and I could never understand the mentality of my folks back in LA.



As for NY , I heard there are some there in the east Harlem area.


What's the difference you see between all of us?
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Old 03-10-2013, 09:08 AM
 
Location: Willowbend/Houston
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Same culture, different city. The only big difference is that there aren't nearly as many Mexicans in NYC as LA or Chicago.
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Old 03-10-2013, 09:14 AM
 
Location: Up on the moon laughing down on you
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Same culture, different city. The only big difference is that there aren't nearly as many Mexicans in NYC as LA or Chicago.
Oh there is definitely a difference.
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Old 03-10-2013, 09:22 AM
 
Location: Willowbend/Houston
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Oh there is definitely a difference.
Perhaps the region of Mexico they come from in Mexico.
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Old 03-10-2013, 10:58 AM
 
Location: Chicago
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I am from L.A. but didn't really grow up there. Chicago was more memberable to me. I came back to L.A. In 2009. What I noticed is that Mexicans in L.A. Seem to be more prejudice.
I'm Mexican and I could never understand the mentality of my folks back in LA.



As for NY , I heard there are some there in the east Harlem area.


What's the difference you see between all of us?

The Mexicans in Los Angeles don't like blacks. The ones in Chicago aren't nearly as prejudiced.
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Old 03-10-2013, 11:03 AM
 
Location: Washington D.C. By way of Texas
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The Mexicans in Los Angeles don't like blacks. The ones in Chicago aren't nearly as prejudiced.
But they heavily segregate themselves from Blacks in Chicago and even in the suburbs. From my understanding listening to my family up there, there is some problems. Not LA like. But problems nonetheless.
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Old 03-10-2013, 11:38 AM
 
Location: Chicago
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But they heavily segregate themselves from Blacks in Chicago and even in the suburbs. From my understanding listening to my family up there, there is some problems. Not LA like. But problems nonetheless.
Maybe, but I've rarely had any problems with Mexicans in Chicago. If nothing else there seems to be more indifference than hostility. LA is a lot worse, IMO.
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Old 03-10-2013, 12:04 PM
 
Location: Upper West Side, Manhattan, NYC
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Maybe, but I've rarely had any problems with Mexicans in Chicago. If nothing else there seems to be more indifference than hostility. LA is a lot worse, IMO.
Agreed with this
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Old 03-10-2013, 12:42 PM
 
Location: Up on the moon laughing down on you
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Same culture, different city. The only big difference is that there aren't nearly as many Mexicans in NYC as LA or Chicago.
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Oh there is definitely a difference.
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Perhaps the region of Mexico they come from in Mexico.
Nope

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The Mexicans in Los Angeles don't like blacks. The ones in Chicago aren't nearly as prejudiced.
Bingo.!!!!

Anyway, it's not just Chicago, race relations between blacks and Mexicans throughout Texas are better than in LA.
They intermingle quite well in Houston and dfw
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Old 03-10-2013, 12:57 PM
 
Location: Chicago(Northside)
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Los Angeles mexicans are extremely wealthy, they own businesses attend schools in Calabasas. There doing well out their well at least most of them. More wealthy and advanced then any other city in the country.
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