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Latino Americans

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.

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Episode 6: Peril and Promise

Takes viewers through the past 30 years of immigration and transformation
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Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride

Details the creation of the proud “Chicano” identity
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Episode 4: The New Latinos

Highlights the swelling immigration from Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic
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Episode 3: War and Peace

Latino Americans serve their country during WWII but still face discrimination at home.
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Episode 2: Empire of Dreams

Documents how the American population begins to be reshaped by the influx of immigrants
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