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Latino Americans

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Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride Air date: 10-01-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365076196/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Details the creation of the proud “Chicano” identity, as labor leaders organize farm workers in California, and as activists push for better education opportunities for Latinos, the inclusion of Latino studies, and empowerment in the political process. /episodes/get/10476 /episode/10476 Latino Americans: Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride /episode-player/10476
Episode 6: Peril and Promise Air date: 10-01-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365076202/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Takes viewers through the past 30 years, with a second wave of Cubans arriving in Miami during the Mariel exodus and with hundreds of thousands Salvadorans, Nicaraguans and Guatemalans fleeing civil wars, death squads and unrest to go north into a new land — transforming the United States along the... /episodes/get/10478 /episode/10478 Latino Americans: Episode 6: Peril and Promise /episode-player/10478
Episode 3: War and Peace Air date: 09-24-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365076051/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Moves into the World War II years and those that follow, as Latino Americans serve their new country by the hundreds of thousands — but still face discrimination and a fight for civil rights back in the United States. /episodes/get/10387 /episode/10387 Latino Americans: Episode 3: War and Peace /episode-player/10387
Episode 4: The New Latinos Air date: 09-24-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365076190/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Highlights the swelling immigration from Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic that stretches from the post-World War II years into the early 1960s as the new arrivals seek economic opportunities. /episodes/get/10388 /episode/10388 Latino Americans: Episode 4: The New Latinos /episode-player/10388
Episode 2: Empire of Dreams Air date: 09-17-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365076018/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Documents how the American population begins to be reshaped by the influx of people that began in 1880 and continues into the 1940s, as Cubans, Mexicans and Puerto Ricans begin arriving in the U.S. and start to build strong Latino-American communities in South Florida, Los Angeles and New York /episodes/get/10313 /episode/10313 Latino Americans: Episode 2: Empire of Dreams /episode-player/10313
Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land Air date: 09-17-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365075996/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Explores the period from 1565-1880, as the first Spanish explorers enter North America, the U.S. expands into territories in the Southwest that had been home to Native Americans and English and Spanish colonies, and as the Mexican-American War strips Mexico of half its territories by 1848. /episodes/get/10314 /episode/10314 Latino Americans: Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land /episode-player/10314
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Episode 2: Empire of Dreams
Documents how the American population begins to be reshaped by the influx of people that began in 1880 and continues into the 1940s, as Cubans, Mexicans and Puerto Ricans begin arriving in the U.S. and start to build strong Latino-American communities in South Florida, Los Angeles and New York
Air date: 09/17/2013
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365076018/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Documents how the American population begins to be reshaped by the influx of people that began in 1880 and continues into the 1940s, as Cubans, Mexicans and Puerto Ricans begin arriving in the U.S. and start to build strong Latino-American communities in South Florida, Los Angeles and New York /episodes/get/10313 /episode/10313 Latino Americans: Episode 2: Empire of Dreams /episode-player/10313
Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land
Explores the period from 1565-1880, as the first Spanish explorers enter North America, the U.S. expands into territories in the Southwest that had been home to Native Americans and English and Spanish colonies, and as the Mexican-American War strips Mexico of half its territories by 1848.
Air date: 09/17/2013
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365075996/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Explores the period from 1565-1880, as the first Spanish explorers enter North America, the U.S. expands into territories in the Southwest that had been home to Native Americans and English and Spanish colonies, and as the Mexican-American War strips Mexico of half its territories by 1848. /episodes/get/10314 /episode/10314 Latino Americans: Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land /episode-player/10314
Episode 3: War and Peace
Moves into the World War II years and those that follow, as Latino Americans serve their new country by the hundreds of thousands ? but still face discrimination and a fight for civil rights back in the United States.
Air date: 09/24/2013
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365076051/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Moves into the World War II years and those that follow, as Latino Americans serve their new country by the hundreds of thousands ? but still face discrimination and a fight for civil rights back in the United States. /episodes/get/10387 /episode/10387 Latino Americans: Episode 3: War and Peace /episode-player/10387
Episode 4: The New Latinos
Highlights the swelling immigration from Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic that stretches from the post-World War II years into the early 1960s as the new arrivals seek economic opportunities.
Air date: 09/24/2013
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365076190/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Highlights the swelling immigration from Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic that stretches from the post-World War II years into the early 1960s as the new arrivals seek economic opportunities. /episodes/get/10388 /episode/10388 Latino Americans: Episode 4: The New Latinos /episode-player/10388
Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride
Details the creation of the proud ?Chicano? identity, as labor leaders organize farm workers in California, and as activists push for better education opportunities for Latinos, the inclusion of Latino studies, and empowerment in the political process.
Air date: 10/01/2013
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365076196/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Details the creation of the proud ?Chicano? identity, as labor leaders organize farm workers in California, and as activists push for better education opportunities for Latinos, the inclusion of Latino studies, and empowerment in the political process. /episodes/get/10476 /episode/10476 Latino Americans: Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride /episode-player/10476
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