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Episode 4: The New Latinos

Highlights the swelling immigration from Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic that stretches from the post-World War II years into the early 1960s as the new arrivals seek economic opportunities.

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  • WLIW21 Pride and Prejudice/Peril and Promise Friday, Aug. 1 4:00am
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    • JonSgt

      Why don’t you educate America on the history of Puerto Rico? Puerto Ricans in America are treated as if they were immigrants up to this day. Most Americans don’t know Puerto Rican are natural born citizen from the day the are born. When you discuss Latinos American always assume you are referring to Mexicans, Cubans or someone from South America, all immigrants. They need to learn about the natural Latino citizens, “The Puerto Ricans”.