Manuel shares a story on Survivors of working in his home town at a business and encounters racial/ethnic stereotyping that almost pushes him over the edge. He keeps his cool! Listen to him tell the story below on Survivors by clicking on the audio button.
On Passages we hear the story of another survivor from being punished in the public school for speaking his first language Spanish! Roberto tells about discrimination and racism from his experience of growing up a Mexican-American by clicking on the audio button below.
Statistics do not tell the story of immigration. People do. Since its inception, this nation has been continually infused with the energy of newcomers. Yet their assimilation has seldom been smooth. The challenges we face today are not new. Only the stories are. SHARE YOUR STORY IMPORTANT NOTICE If you need legal advice on dealing…
What are your family stories in coming to the United States? What are the similarities and differences that you find from the stories shared here on Survivors and Passages in living and growing up here? Who are the Jew, the Gentile, the Greek, and the Samaritan stories of our day?
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