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America's Forgotten History Of Mexican-American 'Repatriation'

September 10th, 2015

Episode 243 of 550 episodes

With a scarcity of jobs during the Depression, more than a million people of Mexican descent were sent to Mexico. Author Francisco Balderrama estimates that 60 percent were American citizens.

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