Oral Histories

Jonathan Melegrito

FULL INTERVIEW (43:12)

Jonathan Melegrito is an activist and son of a veteran. In his interview he expresses his outrage and gives insight on how veterans are treated. He talks about the effort FilVetRep has put towards the cause.

This is a machine-generated transcript and may have errors.

HIGHLIGHT CLIPS

When I got more involved in the nationalist movement I began to realize what I was missing

(08:24) in full interview

What they really wanted was an official recognition by the United States government that they served under the U.S. flag. That they exist. That they mattered.

(20:48) in full interview

 

You begin to understand the dynamic that’s causing all this discrimination, all this injustice.

(28:28) in full interview

 

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