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Latino Americans Previous Broadcasts

Peril and Promise (Episode #106H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 27, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Examine the past 30 years, as a second wave of Cubans and hundreds of thousands Salvadorans, Nicaraguans and Guatemalans flee to the U.S., creating a debate over undocumented immigrants that leads to calls for tightened borders, English-only laws and efforts to brand the undocumented as a drain on public resources. Simultaneously, the Latino influence is booming in business, sports, media, politics and entertainment. Latino Americans become the largest and youngest growing sector of the American population.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 28, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Pride and Prejudice (Episode #105H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 20, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Witness 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 21, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

The New Latinos (Episode #104H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 13, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Review the decades after World War II through the early 1960s, as swelling numbers of immigrants from Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic seek economic opportunities.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 14, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

War and Peace (Episode #103H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 6, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Trace the World War II years and those that follow, as Latino Americans serve their new country by the hundreds of thousands - yet still face discrimination and a fight for civil rights in the United States.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 7, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
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