Interview with Dennis Freytes on February 24, 2017, Segment 11

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Freytes talks about the contradiction that the United States Constitution grants all citizens the same rights, but that they aren't treated as fairly in reality. Freytes questions why Puerto Ricans are fighting U.S. wars, yet cannot vote for the U.S. President.


Date
February 24, 2017, Recording date
Interviewee
Dennis Freytes
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
6m 54.0s
Location of interview

Windermere, Florida

Language
English, Spanish
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
DFre.2017.02.24.11
Related Keywords
Voting, Commonwealth, Discrimination
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Juan R. Torruellas
Related Places
Puerto Rico (is referenced), Windermere, FL (interview location)
Related Dates
1898 – 2017, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Dennis Freytes on February 24, 2017, Segment 11: DFre.2017.02.24.11. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 20 Jun 2019.
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Repository
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