It’s no secret that the Latinos population have has grown steadily over recent years. Hispanics in the United States are reshaping our culture and communities and forcing a nation to redefine what it means to be “American".
PBS and Latino Public Broadcasting have partnered to bring back "VOCES", a documentary series which explores Latino arts and culture, for a third season. In the past, "VOCES" (which translates to voices in English) has told the stories of Latino writers, artists, musicians, activists, actors, and poets. The series will run in September, during Hispanic Heritage Month. (Source: PBS)
Meet renowned Mexican poet Javier Sicilia, who ignited an international movement for peace after the brutal murder of his 24-year old son - collateral damage in a drug war that has left more than 70,000 dead since 2006.