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Hispanic AGENDA, 7/19/2014

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(WJLA) - As the nation debates over what to do with the thousands of unaccompanied minors arriving at the border, we search for answers by looking at history. Don’t miss a special report from ABC 7’s Hatzel Vela.

Plus, Hispanics have become the most important audience for Hollywood, but did you know that it’s harder to find a Latino on the movie screen today than it was in the 1950s, when Hispanics represented just 2.8 percent of the U.S. population? El Tiempo Latino’s Alberto Avendaño, Judy Pino from the Libre Initiative and the always outspoken, Pedro Biaggi from El ZOL 107.9 share their thoughts on Hollywood’s lack of diversity, and on Prince William County officials being alarmed by the discovery of an undisclosed number of migrant children being sheltered in that county.

Then, Prince George’s County will open two high schools in 2015 that will be the first of their kind in the county. What makes them unique?

Tune in to Hispanic AGENDA, Saturday afternoon at 6 p.m. on NewsChannel 8.

Hispanic AGENDA airs in English Saturdays at 6 p.m. on NewsChannel 8, and in Spanish Sundays at 5:30 p.m. on Telemundo Washington.

 

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