Voces

2016

Willie Velasquez: Your Vote Is Your Voice | Full Episode

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Meet the charismatic pioneering activist whose rallying cry of “su voto es su voz” (your vote is your voice) started a grassroots movement that transformed the nation’s political landscape and paved the way for the growing power of the Latino vote.
Episodes 2015

El Poeta - Preview

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After his son’s murder in 2011, and with no end to the bloodshed in sight, Mexican poet Javier Sicilia called on the Mexican people to protest the government’s policies, bringing more than 100,000 people to the capital to demand that the government address the devastating impact of the militarized drug war. Airs Friday, May 1, 2015 at 10 p.m. ET. Check your local listings.
54:40

El Poeta - Full Episode

Expired 3.0 24 x
Both heartbreaking and inspiring, “El Poeta” tells the story of Mexican poet Javier Sicilia, who ignited mass protests and an ongoing international movement for peace after the murder of his 24-year-old son Juan Francisco — collateral damage in a drug war that has left more than 100,000 dead or missing since 2006.
54:41

Now en Español - Full Episode

Expired 3.0 30 x
A fascinating look at a rarely seen side of Hollywood, “Now en Español” follows the trials and travails of five hard-working Latina actresses who dub "Desperate Housewives" for Spanish language audiences in the United States while trying to make it in Hollywood.
1:24:55

Children of Giant - Full Episode

Expired 3.0 39 x
In the summer of 1955, Hollywood descended on the dusty West Texas town of Marfa as production began on the highly anticipated movie Giant. Based on Edna Ferber’s controversial novel, the film was a different kind of western and one of the first to explore the racial divide between Anglos and Mexican Americans in the Southwest.
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