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Interview with James Garcia

James Garcia (32) speaks with Carolina Camps (68) about his childhood in Queens, NY, his decision to enlist as a Marine, his deployments, and what it is like reintegrating back in to civilian life.

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Interview with Diego H. Hurtado

Diego (53) talks to Sylvie (29) about moving to the U.S. from Colombia, joining the Military, being a parachute jumper and being discharged after an injury.

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Interview with Allan Casebier

Allan Casebier (80) tells of his time in the Military, being stationed in France, studying war and history and becoming a Professor.

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Interview with Virdell B. Quintana

Max (37) talks to his mother Virdell (60) about her upbringing, the day Max went to bootcamp, and their relationship to each other.

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Interview with Roberto Morisseau

Roberto (26) talks to Sylvie (29) about moving to Miami from Haiti, joining the Military and his two deployments to Afghanistan.

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Interview with Jacques Victor

WWII Veteran, Jacques (91), talks to Iraq War Veteran, Alan (27), about his upbringing in Flushing, NY, enlisting in the Air Force, being stationed in England, being a bombardier during WWII, and…

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Interview with Kerry McCall

Kerry (50) talks to Patricia (67) about her son who joined the Marines and how he donated his bone marrow to her younger son who suffers from ALS.

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Interview with Harold Burgos

Harold (50) talks to Philip (67) about leaving Colombia, enlisting in the Marines, his tours to Iraq and involvement carrying out missions with Plan Colombia in that country.

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Interview with Carlos Costa

Carlos tells facilitator, Virginia, about coming to the US from Lima, Peru, and his work in business with his children.

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Interview with Sylvia Pujals Amezaga

Sylvia talks to her daughter, Maria, and her granddaughter, Denise, about coming to the US from Cuba, living in Kentucky so her daughters could attend school, and moving to NY.

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Interview with Milancita Rodriguez

Vegas and Milancita talk about their work in the gay community, providing entertainment and activism.

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Interview with Carlos J. Ortuno

Charlene interviews her spouse, CJ about his childhood and his identity, as well as the influence of his parents, being a new parent, and his work with LGBTQ rights.

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Interview with Julio A. Estorino

Maria interviews her father, Julio, about his activist youth in Cuba, his arrest by the Castro regime, and working in the United States to free Cuba.

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Interview with Cecilia Dubon Slesnick

Ivón and Cecilia talk about their family backgrounds, the childhoods in Miami, their education outside of Miami, and returning to Miami to start families.

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Interview with Maria Claudia Peralta

Alexandra and Claudia talk about growing up across three continents and the gypsy spirit their family has.

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Interview with Paul Chernis

Paul tell his wife, Ronnie, about growing up in Forest Hills, Queens, his work as an attorney, and his family.

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