WATCH: An Overweight Highschooler Stand Up for the Girl of His Dreams in 'Drowning'
WATCH: An Overweight Highschooler Stand Up for the Girl of His Dreams in 'Drowning'
By Celia Fernandez | 08/08/2016 - 12:00

Drowning is a short film that will speak to anyone's heart. 


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Documentary 'On Two Fronts' Explores the Latino Experience During the Vietnam War
Documentary 'On Two Fronts' Explores the Latino Experience During the Vietnam War
By Raquel Reichard | 09/22/2015 - 15:17

A new documentary coming to PBS will explore the varied experiences of Latinos during the Vietnam War.


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Immigrants' Rights Activist Angy Rivera Talks Documentary, 'No Le Digas a Nadie'
Immigrants' Rights Activist Angy Rivera Talks Documentary, 'No Le Digas a Nadie'
By Raquel Reichard | 09/16/2015 - 15:30

Growing up, Angy Rivera didn’t discuss her immigration status. "No le digas a nadie" ("don’t tell anyone"), her mother would instruct her. But next week, millions of people tuning into PBS will learn that Rivera, who moved to the U.S. from Colombia when she was just three years old, is undocumented.


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Jessica Alba Explores Her Mexican Roots on PBS
Jessica Alba Explores Her Mexican Roots on PBS
By Samantha Leal | 11/26/2014 - 11:14

Jessica Alba is exploring her Mexican heritage in a new episode of Finding Your Roots, a PBS series that explores geneology and identity. 


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WATCH: Maria Hinojosa Explores Changing Demographics Of U.S. In "America By The Numbers"
Maria Hinojosa Explores Changing Demographics Of U.S. In "America By The Numbers"
By Cristina Arreola | 09/30/2014 - 11:13

"Behind every number, there's a story."


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PBS Latino Americans Series Chronicles Contributions
WATCH: PBS 'Latino Americans' Series Chronicles Contributions
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/16/2013 - 17:40

It is the first major documentary TV series about Latinos. 

PBS is launching a landmark three-part, six-hour series called, Latino Americans. The documentary will chronicle the history and experiences of Latinos who helped shape the United States over the last 500-plus years.


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Rita Moreno: Latinos Deserve Roles That Will Snag Them Big Noms
By Amaris Castillo | 08/09/2013 - 10:00

Latinos don’t receive many top Hollywood honors, and Rita Moreno has an idea why.

According to Fox News Latino, the 81-year-old legendary actress said it’s because Latino actors are not cast in the kind of roles that gather big nominations and awards.


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Fidel Castro
WATCH: Vintage Fidel Castro Recorded Interview Resurfaces
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/25/2013 - 11:22

Laura Galloway -- principal of Galloway Media Group -- recently discovered an interview her grandfather Clark Galloway did with Cuban leader Fidel Castro.

According to The Huffington Post, Galloway has reconstructed a taped interview she found, along with the help of PBS and Blank on Blank.


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Eva Mendes in Sierra Leone for Half the Sky
WATCH: Eva Mendes Fights Against Domestic Violence for PBS Special 'Half the Sky'
By Sugey Palomares | 10/01/2012 - 13:00

Eva Mendes has a passion for women's rights and global change.

The Girl in Progress star traveled to Sierra Leone to fight against domestic violence issues and explore how to empower women, along with the International Rescue Committee, for PBS's powerful new documentary series, Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide.


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Shocking Border Patrol Footage: Are They 'Crossing the Line'?
By Sally Mercedes | 04/20/2012 - 12:43

In all this talk of immigration lately, people have been focusing a lot on the specific stands of Republican candidates and President Obama. While it's necessary to look to the future, of course, there's still today to deal with and the sad fact is that too many lives are being destroyed in here and now.


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