Gonzales Knows That

Mainstream Society
Mainstream Society
Mainstream Society In the poem ď I am Joaquin ď written by poet/writer Rodolfo Gonzales portrays how his culture battles but still survive in todayís mainstream society. Gonzales knows that his ancestors lost the economic battle, but still managed to survive culturally. He also understands that he must fight so the future can be bright for his sonís and he must let them know how hard it was to be where he is now. Gonzales is pleased that he hasnít been trapped in todayís mainstream society and t