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#1521 – A Latino History of the U.S. / by Maria Hinojosa | May 22, 2015

Take a trip around the country with host Maria Hinojosa to learn about Latino…

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This Week’s Music: A Latino History of the US / by Nadia Reiman | May 26, 2015

Now that you've listened to our latest show, follow up with the music we…

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Celebrating George Washington, Border-Style / by Marlon Bishop | May 22, 2015

We start our Latino history special with a trip to Laredo, Texas – a…

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The First U.S. Colony: St. Augustine, Florida / by Marlon Bishop | May 22, 2015

The first European colony in what is today the continental U.S. isn’t where you…

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Don’t Mess With Tejanos / by Marlon Bishop | May 22, 2015

“If it weren’t for the Tejano, Texas would be Ohio,” says Andrés Tijerina, a…

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Zorro: America’s First Superhero / by Marlon Bishop | May 22, 2015

The Zorro story, invented in 1919 by pulp fiction author Johnston McCulley, tells the…

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Teaching Chicano History Through Theater / by Valerie Hamilton | May 22, 2015

During the 1960s, East Los Angeles became the center of the Chicano Movement, or…

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The Invention of Hispanics / by Marlon Bishop and Camilo Vargas | May 22, 2015

Before 1970, the US Census Bureau classified Mexican, Cuban and Puerto Rican immigrants as…

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Why Latino History Matters / by Marlon Bishop | May 22, 2015

To wrap up our history special, we explore why Latino history matters. We speak…

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Center For Disease Control Reports Highest Number Of Measles Cases In 20 Years

This Week’s Captions: Take Care / by Maria Hinojosa | May 22, 2015

A dangerous fungus lurks in the dirt of California’s Central Valley. But there’s little…

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This Week’s Music: Take Care / by Nadia Reiman | May 18, 2015

Do you want to know more about the music behind our Take Care episode?…

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#1520 – Take Care / by Maria Hinojosa | May 15, 2015

A dangerous fungus lurks in the dirt of California’s Central Valley. But there’s little…

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Valley Fever: California’s Dirty Danger / by Vanessa Rancaño | May 15, 2015

The fungus that causes Valley Fever is common in the dusty fields of California’s…

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Latino patients struggle with communication in California / by Pauline Bartolone | May 15, 2015

Gloria R. Lopez, left, talks to Licensed Clinical Social Worker Uzma Nazir, far right,…

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U.S. Agents Take Undocumented Immigrants Into Custody Near Tex-Mex Border

Forgotten Citizens: The children of the deported / by Marlon Bishop | May 15, 2015

Photo by John Moore/Getty Images It’s been well publicized that deportations have skyrocketed over the…

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