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    Sylvia Mendez on Mendez v. Westminster School District

    Activist Sylvia Mendez spoke at a business meeting of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights about her experiences at the center of the 1947 federal court case Mendez v. Westminster School…

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    Hispanic Heritage Month

    President Obama spoke at a White House reception to mark Hispanic Heritage Month. President Obama talked about progress made such as expanded health care, improved high school graduation rates,…

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    Hillary Clinton at Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Awards Dinner

    Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton delivered remarks at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s 39th Annual Awards Gala. She thanked members of the caucus for their…

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    President Obama at Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Awards Dinner

    President Obama delivered remarks at delivered remarks at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s 39th Annual Awards Gala. He thanked members of the caucus for their legislative…

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    Latino Vote in 2016

    Ivan Garcia-Hidalgo and Clarissa Martinez talked about issues important to Latino voters in 2016 as well as candidates' efforts to attract minority voters.

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    Latinos and the Civil Rights Movement

    Professor Oliver Rosales talked about Latinos, the Delano grape strike of the mid-1960s, and their place in the larger Civil Rights movement of the period. Professor Rosales shared his…

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    Chicano Movement in Colorado

    Deborah Espinosa gave a tour of History Colorado Center’s “El Movimiento” exhibit, which tells the story of Colorado’s Chicano movement during the 1960s and 1970s. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles…

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    Ask a Mexican

    Gustavo Arellano talked about his OC Weekly column turned book Ask a Mexican, in which he addresses stereotypes of Mexicans and other minorities. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in…

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    Latino Voters and Campaign 2016

    Representatives and political strategists from the group Diles que Voten (Tell Them to Vote) held a press conference to launch a campaign aimed at engaging and mobilizing Latino voters.…

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    Senator Bernie Sanders Town Hall Meeting in Los Angeles

    Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), a candidate for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, held a town hall meeting about immigration policy ahead of California’s June 7, 2016,…

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    President Obama on Cinco de Mayo

    President Obama delivered remarks at a Cinco de Mayo reception at the White House. He talked about U.S. relations with Mexico and celebrating Mexican heritage. He also talked about…

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    Chicano History Conference Opening Remarks

    Professor Mario Garcia delivered opening remarks at a conference on the history of the Chicano Movement. He spoke about Chicano activists in Los Angeles in the late 1960s and early 1070s. “The…

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    Chicano Movement Authors

    Authors talked about their books chronicling the history of Mexican American civil rights from the 1930s to the 1970s. Book topics included a pioneer for education rights, the fight for better conditions for…

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    Chicano History

    Professor David Montejano talked about the research that inspired his dissertation and books, chronicling Texas Chicano history from the 1930s to the 1980s. Professor Montejano discusses the relationship…

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    Why Braceros?

    Why Braceros? was a film produced by the Council of California Growers to justify the “bracero” farm labor program to Californians who felt threatened by the influx of workers crossing the…

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    California Farm Worker Movement

    Lori Flores spoke about Mexican Americans and Mexican immigrants and their fight for better conditions for farm workers in California’s Salinas Valley. She is the author of Grounds for Dreaming:…

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    Open Phones with Felipe Fernandez-Armesto

    Felipe Fernandez-Armesto talked about his book, Our America: A Hispanic History of the United States, and responded to viewer comments and questions. He was interviewed at the 2016 Tucson…

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    Open Phones

    News headlines were read and phone lines were open for calls from Hispanic viewers on the question: “For whom are you going to vote for in the 2016 presidential election?”

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    Latino Vote in 2016, Panel 3

    American University held their annual “Latino Public Affairs Forum” analyzing the impact of the Latino electorate on the 2016 presidential election. This panel looked at the influence of…

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    Latino Vote in 2016, Panel 2

    American University held their annual “Latino Public Affairs Forum” analyzing the impact of the Latino electorate on the 2016 presidential election. This panel focused on the efforts of the…

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