Alfonso Ortiz shares the history behind the struggles of Latino firefighters in Chicago.
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Carmen Villafañe describes a childhood surrounded by strong Cuban cultural influences.
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Juan Valdivieso explains why it’s important to introduce his children to their parent’s native culture.
Dr. Clara Rodriguez, Professor of Sociology at Fordham University, discusses the importance of preserving your native language.
Mercedes Ruiz left her native Venezuela for the U.S. two days after her wedding.Join our community: www.immigrantarchiveproject.com
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