Family Is Everything

“I don’t care what people think, I will do anything and everything for my children.” On December 21, 2018, Daisy Salinas talked about her experience of leaving her home in El Salvador to come to the United States. She explains...

Lying Vows

The story is about my character, Bonito, crossing over the border with his mother and what led up to it.

The Great Thanksgiving Listen

This conversation is in spanish. Important topics were discused such as the Mexico City, 8.0 magnitude, earthquake that occurred on September 19, 1985. Also the Gasoline Explosions that occurred in Guadalajara, Jalisco on April 22, 1992. Along with the first...

My Nurse Grandma
November 25, 2018 App Interview

In this video I talked to my grandma (Mami Carmen). I talked about my grandma’s job which she started as a nurse then she went to a specialist nurse and got the highest rank , I talked about her childhood...

Keith Sims & Melvin Pender

“You have to go back. And you’re going back to train for the Olympics.” During the 1968 Mexico City Olympics, many black athletes were called upon to protest racial inequality. Not all were able to do so. This was the...

Antonio Negrete

My dad and I basically talked about his grandparents and how he was influenced by other people and also about some tough times.

Interviewing my mother…

In this interview I sat down to talk with my mother about her childhood and why she decided to come to the U.S for a better life. She spoke to me about some of her struggles growing up and how...

Story of a better life

Back then when I was 19 years old I had to leave my family back brothers and my parents for looking new opportunities for life.

My dad’s journey

“It was a time where there were no cell phones, no pagers, no nothing. You just went out with your friends and came back before it got dark.” In this interview, conducted in December 2017 in Chula Vista, California, Valeria...

Mother Talkz

Mother talked about what she wants to be remembered as and how live was growing up. What she’s proud of and how her choices have shaped her

Childhood in Mexico City

In this interview, conducted in November 2017 in Chicago, Illinois, Paulo Martinez (16) interviews his father Ruben Martinez (47) about his childhood in Mexico City and the memories that came along. Mr. Martinez shares with us the neighborhood he grew...

Unforgotten Memories

My mother I talked about how her life was like grow my up. We discussed certain problems she had growing up, regrets, and her happiest moment in her life.

Tata My Mentor

I learned more about my Tata today. He loves God with all his heart, and he loves me!