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Latino Americans

Los Angeles Walk Out

Video duration: 11:04

In 1968 Sal Castro organized the East Los Angeles High School walkouts, a series of protests against unequal conditions in Los Angeles Unified School District schools

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Latino Americans

Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride

Details the creation of the proud “Chicano” identity

55:16

Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride

55:16

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Latino Americans

Episode 6: Peril and Promise

Takes viewers through the past 30 years of immigration and transformation

55:06

Episode 6: Peril and Promise

55:06

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Latino Americans

Episode 3: War and Peace

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

55:16

Episode 3: War and Peace

55:16

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Latino Americans

Episode 4: The New Latinos

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

55:44

Episode 4: The New Latinos

55:44

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Latino Americans

Carlos Vaquerano

By the late 1970s Central America became a battleground of the cold war.

11:04

Carlos Vaquerano

11:04

Video thumbnail: Latino Americans Dolores Huerta

Latino Americans

Dolores Huerta

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

1:26

Dolores Huerta

1:26

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Latino Americans

Farmworkers Strike

Caesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta lead the farmworkers strike in California

16:20

Farmworkers Strike

16:20

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Latino Americans

Immigration and Education

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

6:16

Immigration and Education

6:16

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Latino Americans

Immigration at the Crossroads

Many immigrants have children who are U.S. Citizens

1:55

Immigration at the Crossroads

1:55

Video thumbnail: Latino Americans Immigration Demonstrations of 2006

Latino Americans

Immigration Demonstrations of 2006

If HR4437 passed the senate 12 million undocumented immigrants would have been 'felons'

3:44

Immigration Demonstrations of 2006

3:44

Video thumbnail: Latino Americans Maria Elena Salinas

Latino Americans

Maria Elena Salinas

Maria Elena Salinas has co-anchored Noticero Univision since 1988.

8:22

Maria Elena Salinas

8:22

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Latino Americans

Voter Mobilization in Texas

The Chicano movement changed the political landscape of Texas, and America.

21:42

Voter Mobilization in Texas

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Video thumbnail: Latino Americans Episode 6: Peril and Promise Trailer

Latino Americans

Episode 6: Peril and Promise Trailer

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

3:23

Episode 6: Peril and Promise Trailer

3:23

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Latino Americans

Episode 3: War and Peace Trailer

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

3:46

Episode 3: War and Peace Trailer

3:46

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Latino Americans

Episode 4: The New Latinos Trailer

New waves of immigration bring people from Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic

3:05

Episode 4: The New Latinos Trailer

3:05

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Latino Americans

Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land Trailer

Manifest Destiny pushes the U.S west into the Mexican territories of the South West

Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land Trailer

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