Native Language In Russ Rymer's 'Vanishing Voices'
When the Spanish came into Peru, Spanish speakers mistreated bilingual Peruvians (Quechua and Spanish). They are treated like children and also as second rate citizens which means that they are not allowed to enter some locations. An example would be the Larco mall in Peru. Another type of discrimination would be racism. Racism in Peru is so unshakable that most of the population doesn’t even notice it. In Peru, they had a doll called “La Paisana Jacinta” who was created by a mestizo comedian in JB Noticias. She had no teeth, no type of education, she was poor and all she showed was how ignorant, dirty and silly she was. She was made to make fun of their culture; even her name itself is racist. La Paisana Jacinta in English means “This countrywoman Jacinta”, which shows on what is really wrong with the Peruvian