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May 28, 2021 Morning Announcements

Student Body Parliamentarian, Luca, co-hosts the Morning Announcements with Mr. Martinez. They welcome special guest, Mrs. Belateche, who will be retiring in June. Mrs. Belateche discusses how she…

From  jmar2020_ on May 28th, 2021 0 likes 96 plays

Asian Americans | Episode 5: Breaking Through | PBS

At the turn of the new millennium, the national conversation turns to immigration, race, and economic disparity. As the U.S becomes more diverse, yet more divided, a new generation of Asian…

From  eschilling on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 23 plays

Asian Americans | Episode 3: Good Americans | PBS

During the Cold War years, Asian Americans are simultaneously heralded as a Model Minority and targeted as the perpetual foreigner. It is also a time of bold ambition, as Asian Americans aspire for…

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Asian Americans | Episode 2: Question of Loyalty | PBS

In episode 2 of Asian Americans, an American-born generation straddles their country of birth and their parents’ homelands in Japan and Korea. Those loyalties are tested during World War II,…

From  eschilling on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 128 plays

Asian Americans | Episode 1: Breaking Ground | PBS

In an era of exclusion and U.S. empire, new immigrants arrive from China, India, Japan, the Philippines, and beyond. Barred by anti-Asian laws they become America’s first “undocumented…

From  eschilling on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 119 plays

May 11, 2021 Morning Announcements

Student Body President and Historian, Joya & Jake, co-host the Morning Announcements. Jake shares when Mother's Day became an official U.S. holiday in his weekly segment, Jake's…

From  jmar2020_ on May 11th, 2021 0 likes 88 plays