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Hispanic Heritage

Why we observe this special month.

SERIES: Latino Americans

Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land (1565-1880)
Episode 2: Empire of Dreams (1880-1942)

Episode 3: War and Peace (1942-1954)

Episode 4: The New Latinos (1946-1965)

Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride (1965-1980)

Episode 6: Peril and Promise (1980-2000)

Latin Beat

Afro-Peruvian Rhythms