Latino Americans: 500 Years of History Screening of Prejudice and Pride
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Join us for a screening of Prejudice and Pride (1965-1980), an episode from the Latino Americans documentary series produced by PBS followed by a discussion with Professor Teresa Puente, Columbia College Chicago Journalism Department. In the 1960s and 1970s a generation of Mexican Americans, frustrated by persistent discrimination and poverty, find a new way forward, through social action and the building of a new "Chicano" identity.