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Marfa’s Mexican-Americans Remember ‘Giant’ And Southwest Segregation

In 1956, the filmĀ GiantĀ (based on the 1952 novel by Edna Ferber) took a piercing look at the Texas myth. It traced the rise of power from cattle ranchers to oil barons and examined the tensions between whites and Latinos. The … Continue reading

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