Celebrating the contributions of Latinos during Hispanic heritage month

Leah Mishkin, Correspondent | October 7, 2020 | Social
Hispanic Heritage Month goes from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 and "honors the cultures and contributions of both Hispanic and Latino Americans"

National Hispanic Heritage Month was created some 50 years ago. The Sept. 15 start date was chosen to honor several Central-American countries’ Independence Day. It was created to honor the culture, history and contributions of Latinos in America, at a time of significant social and political unrest, not much unlike the current climate we find ourselves in today. Correspondent Leah Mishkin has the story.