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Episode 6: Peril and Promise

Episode 6: Peril and Promise

Episode 6: Peril and Promise

Takes viewers through the past 30 years, with a second wave of Cubans arriving in Miami during the Mariel exodus and with hundreds of thousands Salvadorans, Nicaraguans and Guatemalans fleeing civil wars, death squads and unrest to go north into a new land — transforming the United States along the way.
S1 E6 Length 55:06 Premiere: 9.30.13

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Latino Americans

About Latino Americans

LATINO AMERICANS is the first major documentary series for television to chronicle the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos, who have helped shape North America over the last 500-plus years and have become, with more than 50 million people, the largest minority group in the U.S.

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Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride - S1 E5

Labor leaders organize farm workers in California and activists push for education opportunities. A second wave of Cubans and hundreds of thousands Salvadorans, Nicaraguans, and Guatemalans flee to the U.S., creating a debate over undocumented immigrants.

  • Wednesday October 21, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KET
  • Wednesday October 21, 2020 11:00 am CT on KET
  • Thursday October 22, 2020 4:00 am ET on KET2
  • Thursday October 22, 2020 3:00 am CT on KET2

Episode 6: Peril and Promise - S1 E6

The debate over undocumented immigrants and the Latino influence on sports and media are explored.

  • Wednesday October 21, 2020 1:00 pm ET on KET
  • Wednesday October 21, 2020 12:00 pm CT on KET
  • Thursday October 22, 2020 5:00 am ET on KET2
  • Thursday October 22, 2020 4:00 am CT on KET2
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Episode 6: Peril and Promise - S1 E6

  • Tuesday October 20, 2020 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Tuesday October 20, 2020 12:00 am CT on KET2
  • Sunday October 18, 2020 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday October 18, 2020 8:00 pm CT on KET2

Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride - S1 E5

  • Tuesday October 20, 2020 12:00 am ET on KET2
  • Monday October 19, 2020 11:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Sunday October 18, 2020 8:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday October 18, 2020 7:00 pm CT on KET2

Episode 4: The New Latinos - S1 E4

  • Saturday October 17, 2020 4:00 am ET on KET2
  • Saturday October 17, 2020 3:00 am CT on KET2
  • Thursday October 15, 2020 5:00 am ET on KET2
  • Thursday October 15, 2020 4:00 am CT on KET2
  • Wednesday October 14, 2020 1:00 pm ET on KET
  • Wednesday October 14, 2020 12:00 pm CT on KET
  • Tuesday October 13, 2020 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Tuesday October 13, 2020 12:00 am CT on KET2
  • Sunday October 11, 2020 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday October 11, 2020 8:00 pm CT on KET2

Episode 3: War and Peace - S1 E3

  • Saturday October 17, 2020 3:00 am ET on KET2
  • Saturday October 17, 2020 2:00 am CT on KET2
  • Thursday October 15, 2020 4:00 am ET on KET2
  • Thursday October 15, 2020 3:00 am CT on KET2
  • Wednesday October 14, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KET
  • Wednesday October 14, 2020 11:00 am CT on KET
  • Tuesday October 13, 2020 12:00 am ET on KET2
  • Monday October 12, 2020 11:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Sunday October 11, 2020 8:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday October 11, 2020 7:00 pm CT on KET2

Episode 2: Empire of Dreams - S1 E2

  • Saturday October 10, 2020 4:00 am ET on KET2
  • Saturday October 10, 2020 3:00 am CT on KET2
  • Wednesday October 7, 2020 1:00 pm ET on KET
  • Wednesday October 7, 2020 12:00 pm CT on KET
  • Tuesday October 6, 2020 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Tuesday October 6, 2020 12:00 am CT on KET2
  • Sunday October 4, 2020 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday October 4, 2020 8:00 pm CT on KET2

Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land - S1 E1

  • Saturday October 10, 2020 3:00 am ET on KET2
  • Saturday October 10, 2020 2:00 am CT on KET2
  • Thursday October 8, 2020 4:00 am ET on KET2
  • Thursday October 8, 2020 3:00 am CT on KET2
  • Wednesday October 7, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KET
  • Wednesday October 7, 2020 11:00 am CT on KET
  • Tuesday October 6, 2020 12:00 am ET on KET2
  • Monday October 5, 2020 11:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Sunday October 4, 2020 8:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday October 4, 2020 7:00 pm CT on KET2
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Season 1

Episode 6: Peril and Promise

S1 E6 Length 55:06 Premiere Date 9.30.13

Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride

S1 E5 Length 55:16 Premiere Date 9.30.13

Episode 4: The New Latinos

S1 E4 Length 55:44 Premiere Date 9.23.13

Episode 3: War and Peace

S1 E3 Length 55:16 Premiere Date 9.23.13

Episode 2: Empire of Dreams

S1 E2 Length 55:46 Premiere Date 9.16.13

Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land

S1 E1 Length 53:37 Premiere Date 9.16.13

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