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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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Season 1 Episodes

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

Episode 6: Peril and Promise Trailer

Preview Length 03:23 Premiere Date 9.30.13

Lila Downs: Pastures of Plenty My Land is Your Land Medley

Clip Length 01:42 Premiere Date 9.16.13

Rita Moreno

Clip Length 02:59 Premiere Date 9.16.13

Gloria Estefan

Clip Length 02:58 Premiere Date 9.16.13

Latino Americans Series Teaser

Preview Length 01:30 Premiere Date 9.16.13

Latino Americans - Series Preview

Preview Length 01:30 Premiere Date 9.16.13

Apolinaria Lorenzana

Clip Length 10:00 Premiere Date 9.16.13

Juan Seguin

Clip Length 08:11 Premiere Date 9.16.13

Journey from Mexico

Clip Length 14:41 Premiere Date 9.16.13

Jose Marti

Clip Length 08:01 Premiere Date 9.16.13

Spanish American War

Clip Length 04:21 Premiere Date 9.16.13

The Alamo

Clip Length 01:51 Premiere Date 9.16.13

Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo

Clip Length 15:53 Premiere Date 9.16.13

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