Watch Latino Americans
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Latino Americans is a show about the contributions that individuals of Mexican and other Hispanic descent have made in America over the past five hundred years. This PBS documentary will chronicle the hopes, fears, failures, contributions, and advancements of the Latino people in America from the sixteenth century to the present day. Latino Americans, which is scheduled to air this month, will educate the viewer on different subjects regarding Latino life within the New World that was to become the United States. The pictures of this documentary show a Jesuit priest blessing a Native American child, Pancho Villa on horseback, a group of Puerto Rican individuals at a Newark Airport in 1947, and popular singer Gloria Estefan performing on stage in our present day. Latino Americans illustrates the fact that our country is a nation of immigrants. This television series documents the contribution of the Latino immigrant group and shows how this minority group of 50 million individuals has overcome the odds.