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Latino Americans

G.I. Forum

4:27

By the end of the 1950s the GI Forum had expanded to 30 chapters across the country. Hector Garcia changed the lives of Latinos by the ballot box. Garcia's friendship with LBJ helped Kennedy carry Texas with his Viva Kennedy clubs.

Episodes of Latino Americans6

Latino Americans

Episode 6: Peril and Promise

Takes viewers through the past 30 years of immigration and transformation

55:06

Latino Americans

Episode 3: War and Peace

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

55:16

Latino Americans

Episode 4: The New Latinos

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

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

Latino Americans

Dolores Huerta

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

1:26

Latino Americans

Farmworkers Strike

Caesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta lead the farmworkers strike in California

16:20

Latino Americans

Immigration and Education

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

6:16

Latino Americans

Immigration Demonstrations of 2006

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

3:44

Latino Americans

Los Angeles Walk Out

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

11:04

Latino Americans

Maria Elena Salinas

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

8:22

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Previews of Latino Americans9

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

Latino Americans

Episode 3: War and Peace Trailer

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

3:46

Latino Americans

Episode 4: The New Latinos Trailer

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

3:05

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