Contributes to the concept of racial unification among hispanics. This word is used mainly by the Mexican or hispanic people who live in the United states. This word is often used in conjunction with a concept of unity. It is a slang term for race which is isn't exclusively for the the Mexican Americans but for all hispanics who use it in their media in the United States. La Raza is used to identify the opressed Mexican American or other hispanics voices in America today.
An example would of a song would be "La Raza" by Kid Frost.