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The Latino Americans

Season 1
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Latino Americans chronicles the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos, who have for the past 500-plus years helped shape what is today the United States. Narrated by Benjamin Bratt.
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Benjamin Bratt
Genres
Special Interest
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. Foreigners in Their Own Land
    September 17, 2013
    52min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    From PBS - Survey the history and people from the first Spanish explorations in North America to the Mexican-American War.
  2. 2. Empire of Dreams
    September 17, 2013
    54min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    From PBS - See how the American population is reshaped by Latino immigration from 1880 to the 1940s.
  3. 3. War and Peace
    September 24, 2013
    54min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    From PBS - Learn how Latino Americans serve their country in WWII, yet still face discrimination at home.
  4. 4. The New Latinos
    September 24, 2013
    54min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    From PBS - Review the years when Puerto Rican, Cuban and Dominicans seek economic opportunities in the U.S.
  5. 5. Prejudice and Pride
    October 1, 2013
    54min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    From PBS - Witness the creation of the proud "Chicano" identity and growing Latino activism.
  6. 6. Peril and Promise
    October 1, 2013
    53min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    From PBS - Examine growing Latino influence on American culture and the debate over undocumented immigrants.

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Directors
David BeltonSonia Fritz
Producers
Adriana BoschDalton DelanDan McCabeJeff BieberJohn J. ValadezNina AlvarezRay TellesSally Jo FiferSalme LopezSandie Viquez Pedlow
Season year
2013
Network
PBS
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4.8 out of 5 stars

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likeit,loveit,loseitReviewed in the United States on May 30, 2020
5.0 out of 5 stars
Excellent docu-series
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This is exactly what I need to show clips in my classroom!
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Vincent MontoyaReviewed in the United States on January 28, 2021
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OK
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i liked this
Pamela SpencerReviewed in the United States on February 12, 2021
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Yes we can!
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Great Hispanic Culture history. Enjoy over and over again.
Buffalo GalReviewed in the United States on September 23, 2013
5.0 out of 5 stars
extremely interesting
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Excellent overview of a history that is ignored in our education system. It would be a great resource in schools.
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feistygirlReviewed in the United States on August 1, 2014
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Great Series!!
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Wonderful! I use these episodes for a Multicultural Issues class and the students really love them.
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Marcia P. BuckieReviewed in the United States on August 13, 2014
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Five Stars
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So much information I wasn't aware of
Lily MorenoReviewed in the United States on October 20, 2016
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Very informative and gives different perspective of Latino American
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Nancy OrtizReviewed in the United States on October 14, 2014
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I love it!!!!!!
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