Being a new parent comes with a series of challenges, one being whether to teach your child a second language. Latino USA talks to new mom and producer Jeanne Montalvo to analyze bilingual parenting through the story of her brother Carlos, who never wanted to speak Spanish growing up. He is now faced with the decision on what to do with his two young kids.
We also have a conversation between Maria Hinojosa and the author of children’s book Lucía the Luchadora and a “How I Made It” segment about a Dominican doula who shares what it’s like to break into a profession that is largely dominated by white women.
Finally, an update on the deportation story of Martín Martínez.