Challenging codes in ‘the happiest place on earth’:

  title={Challenging codes in ‘the happiest place on earth’:},
  author={Fazila Bhimji},
This article examines residents’ participation in local politics following the fatal shooting of two Latino men by the police in June 2012 in the city of Anaheim in Southern California. The shootings led to protests and conflicts with the police. Anaheim is the home of Disneyland. Once a suburban White town, it is now 53% Latino and about 15% Asian. The article explores the number of ways in which the residents of Anaheim attempt to ameliorate racial inequalities and make Anaheim a fairer place… CONTINUE READING