From the LA Times:
“They've been through things we see in the news and at the movies, but they survived, keeping their beautiful spirit," said Anita Casavantes Bradford, professor of history and Chicano/Latino studies at UC Irvine. "Even if they're a part of a vulnerable community, they believe sharing their story will give those who are isolated a sense that others care."

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