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Rodney Salinas


Rodney Salinas is a Filipino-American activist. In his interview he shares how being part of the community and working with the veterans has shaped his understanding of the issue. He draws parallels between the filipino community and other communities of color who had to fight to get their rights.

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Every single one of them recognized that we were too Americans.

(05:30) in full interview

In history they say that only the victors are the ones who get to tell their story.

(11:16) in full interview


I believe in the promise of the United States, I believe in America.

(20:35) in full interview


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