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Women of Resilience

  • Aired: 03/10/2011
  • 26:55
  • Rating: NR
Gebe Martinez and Maria Hernandez Ferrier tell the story of their grandmothers who achieved success against all odds. 100 year-old Maria Trevino reflects on the gunshots she heard in San Luis Potossi during the start of the Revolution and the famous restaurant she came to found. Congressman Charles Gonzalez also tells of the sacrifices made by his talented aunt.
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Women of Resilience
The stories of women of the Revolution who reinvented themselves against all odds.
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