Interview with Ingrid Figueroa on March 9, 2017, Segment 21

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Figueroa states that Puerto Rican issues are not a priority in Osceola County, mentioning that in Hwy 192, there are homeless Hispanic people and no help is provided. Regarding the Puerto Rican parade, Figueroa mentions that it was very hard at the beginning because of discriminatory conflict with a politician over the location of the parade.


Date
March 9, 2017, Recording date
Interviewee
Ingrid Figueroa
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
3m 9.0s
Location of interview

Interview Location: Kissimmee, FL

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
IFig.2017.03.09.21
Related Keywords
Discrimination, Racism, Elected officials, Homelessness
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
National Puerto Rican Day Parade
Related Places
Kissimmee, FL (interview location)
Related Dates
2000s, Date mentioned
2009 – 2010, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Ingrid Figueroa on March 9, 2017, Segment 21: IFig.2017.03.09.21. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 19 Aug 2019.
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