Nuestro South Podcast

Episode #4 - Los fields de Georgia

June 03, 2019 Season 1 Episode 4
Nuestro South Podcast
Episode #4 - Los fields de Georgia
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Nuestro South Podcast
Episode #4 - Los fields de Georgia
Jun 03, 2019 Season 1 Episode 4
Nuestro South Podcast
Show Notes

In the 1960s through 1980s, millions of Latinos started traveling through the South as migrant farmworkers. Daisy has some personal experience with this since she grew up in a rural area and worked in the packing sheds before she became a college student. But the crazy thing is that unlike when we were kids, the South was really not that anti-immigrant back then. The white folks were both conservative and pro-immigrant (we found it hard to picture, too). In today’s episode, we meet Israel Cortez, who came to Georgia as a migrant worker during that time and worked hard to “fit in.” We totally get it. Do you?

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