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Latino Americans

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Full Episodes

Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride

Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride

Details the creation of the proud “Chicano” identity

Episode 6: Peril and Promise

Episode 6: Peril and Promise

Takes viewers through the past 30 years of immigration and transformation

Episode 3: War and Peace

Episode 3: War and Peace

Latino Americans serve their country during WWII but still face discrimination at home.

Episode 4: The New Latinos

Episode 4: The New Latinos

Highlights the swelling immigration from Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic

Clips

Immigration and Education

Immigration and Education

Education of Latino Youth should be the concern of all Americans.

Dolores Huerta

Dolores Huerta

Dolores Huerta, along with Cesar Chavez co-founded the United Farm Workers

Los Angeles Walk Out

Los Angeles Walk Out

In 1968 Sal Castro organized the East Los Angeles high school walkouts

Farmworkers Strike

Farmworkers Strike

Caesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta lead the farmworkers strike in California

Previews

Episode 6: Peril and Promise Trailer

Episode 6: Peril and Promise Trailer

From Cuba a second wave of refugees to United States – the Mariel exodus – floods Miami

Episode 3: War and Peace Trailer

Episode 3: War and Peace Trailer

Service during the war allows Latinos to make unprecedented gains in civil rights