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Borders & Heritage

Borders & Heritage explores the immigrant and refugee experiences in the Pacific Northwest.

Borders & Heritage

Stories of the immigrant experience in the Pacific Northwest.

The artist reconnects with his Cuban roots and reinvents his art.
Maru Mora Villalpando, immigrant leader and a key organizer of protests at the...
“I’ve been contributing to my community, paying taxes, being the best citizen...
Enrique Cerna writes about a young immigrant who is trying to make her way amid...
Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony in Seattle
Amid the bustle of Seattle’s big-city, fast-moving, grab-and-go coffee culture...
From Pramila Jayapal to Manka Dhingra, meet Washington’s new wave of women...
A conversation with the community organizer who co-founded the United Farm...
“These farm workers make farms work. ... We wouldn’t be able to get done what we need to without them,” says De Vries.
According to the American Farm Bureau Federation, labor shortages nationwide...
In 1942, Mary Matsuda Gruenewald was a junior honor student at Vashon High...
A collection of stories of the incarceration of Japanese Americans.
A collection of old Japanese 78 RPM records, donated by local community members...

Featured on KCTS 9

View full-length versions of these stories featured on TV this month.

Upcoming Episodes

Fri 3/23, 450pm
Art Inspired by a Cuban Chilhood

Much of the work artist Juan Alonso-Rodriguez creates in his sunlit Seattle’s studio hearkens back to a distant past. It is inspired by the memories of a childhood in Cuba, the country where he was born and which he had to flee at a young age....

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