Hispanics are extremely sensible to their reputation, they feel easily toucher about every aspect of their life, this feeling is originated from their ancestry and from the reputation and stereotype they are known of as the farmers class and the labor class replacing the African slaves, and exploited at low end paying jobs.
Hispanics obsession with their appearance trace its roots back to the discovery of the new world and the inferiority complex or the impression of superiority European gave to native Americans upon the discovery of America, since then on, the natives in modern look, or Hispanics as we know them today, representing native remains descendants, infused with gringos genes that they got through extensive, progressive, multi-centuries, cross breeding, with westerners and all kinds of visitors from overseas, discovering what the new world has to offer from landscapes, rich nature, and… mestizo females.
At the time of the discovery of the new world, the notion of prostitution wasn’t known to native females, so basically that was a buffet of free native chicks roaming around half naked, the cross breeding was often due to the fascination of native female with the conquistadors, and to her docile, low and submissive nature, then, the notion of trade been introduced to native, female natives were a valuable merchandise, she been traded for weapons, blankets, and whiskey…
And as a more developed stage, native females discovered the prostitution, and she was branded then and until forever the whores of the new world.
This subordination stereotype passed down through generations since the 16 century, until today, developing a deep inferiority complex in the soul of Hispanic, rooted from their ancestry and the American History.
The American flag remind them of how low and inferior their race is and it brings back the souvenirs and the scares of the conquest, a failure to self-identify among Hispanics is noted in their daily behavior and in their struggle for a self-determination, Hispanic as an ethnic or racial groups is absent from the classical definitions in ethnology or racial anthropology, it is a recent term that surfaced the racial structure of the United states and as a consequence of the humanity long after the discovery of the new world, that was unknown until recent decades, the term Hispanic or Latino, was introduced in the 1980 census as a category of ethnicity, separate and independent of race.
Hispanic and Latino Americans make up a racially diverse group, and as a whole is the largest minority in the country. It has been introduced by the US. Census bureau to respond to the new racial groups surfacing the demographic composition of the United States, it is not white, nor black, and not pure native Americans, it is the result of the progressive cross breed between the different racial groups, a subordination relationship White man/Native woman and the prostitution at the roots of the formation of this new racial group. It is often about their appearance and how they are supposed to look, since there is no Hispanics as a race or ethnic group, has no specific definition nor a particular racial definition.