The Other Face of America: Chronicles of the Immigrants Shaping Our Future

The Other Face of America: Chronicles of the Immigrants Shaping Our Future

Jorge Ramos


Immigrants in the USA are on the middle of what makes this kingdom the main filthy rich and visionary on this planet. Writing from his personal heartfelt viewpoint as an immigrant, Jorge Ramos, one of many world’s preferred and well-respected Spanish-language tv information broadcasters, listens to and explores tales of dozens of immigrants who determined to alter their lives and probability every little thing -- households, jobs, historical past, and their very own tradition -- for you to pursue a greater, freer, and opportunity-filled destiny within the United States.In his famously transparent voice, Jorge Ramos brings to lifestyles the stories of people from Mexico, Puerto Rico, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic, between different international locations, and explains why they first immigrated, what their goals are, how they care for American racism, and what they think their destiny in the USA will carry for them and their children.

From the Vieques controversy to the "Spanglish" phenomenon to the explosion of Latino creativity within the arts, Ramos indicates that there's a new face in the US -- one whose shades and international locations of starting place are as assorted because the kingdom it has followed as home.

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