Watch PBS Documentary The New Latinos, episode 4
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.
Post a response to The New Latinos of at least 300 words (80%) credit:
- Give a summary of the documentary, who what? when? where? (20%)
- Give your critical and personal reaction to the film. (20%)
- Discuss what aspects of 20th century Latin American studies are illustrated by the movie? What business did the Capó family start? What role did Cuban exiles play in the economic development of Miami? Back up your argument with examples. (20%)