LATINO USA Episode #1418 "A Latino History of the U.S." Mimictrash/deviantart hide caption

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A Latino History of the U.S.

Before you head out for a Cinco de Mayo margarita, take a trip with Maria Hinojosa to learn about Latino history and the originis of the term "Hispanic." And is Zorro the first American superhero?

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Miscommunications can be pretty typical occurrences for Latinos who are bilingual or bicultural. But miscommunications can also have grave or even humorous consequences. Julio Ricardo Varela/Latino USA hide caption

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Migrants use a makeshift raft to cross the Suchiate river, natural border between Mexico and Guatemala, in Ciudad Hidalgo, Chiapas state, Mexico on August 31, 2014. YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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