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Latino Americans

Episode 2: Empire of Dreams Trailer

Preview: Episode 2 | 2m 37s

Widespread immigration to the U.S. from Latin countries begins – first with a small group from Cuba, then a larger one from Mexico. The U.S. helps liberate Cuba, and seizes Puerto Rico, in the brief Spanish American War; With the onset of the Great Depression, Immigrants encouraged in the 20s are deported en masse in the 30s.

Aired: 09/16/13

Rating: NR

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