“Latino Nation: Beyond The Numbers”
Whether of Mexican, Cuban, South American or Caribbean heritage,
America’s destiny is forever
linked to its recognition and understanding of itsdiverse Latino citizens. Gone forever are the days of painting Latinos as amonolithic or insignificant community. In many respects, as the Latinocommunity goes, so goes America.
Hosted in partnership
with the William C. Velásquez Institute, “Latino Nation: Beyond The Numbers” panelists examined a full range of Latino influence on American life, from the
economy to politics, healthcare to education, immigration to foreign policy, as well as
solutions for economic growth in this vital community.
They’ll also challenged stereotypes that plague the 14 million Latino voters, whose ranks grow
by approximately 20% every four years.The nationally televised symposium will be aired for three nights, beginning
/Participants will include the following individuals: