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Across Continents, Across Time: Literary and Film Resources for an Immigration Curriculum
President Eduardo Marti of Queensborough Community College fled Castro’s Cuba in 1960. In this video, edited from two speeches (2007-2008), President Marti discusses his reasons for leaving Cuba, his adjustments to a new life in New York, and how recent immigrants have invigorated American society.