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'El Latino' to address impact of elections on Latin community Jan. 27 on AETN

Posted 23 Jan 2017

'El Latino' will address the impact of the general election on the Latin community in Arkansas and the nation Friday, Jan. 27, at 6:30 p.m. on the Arkansas Educational Television Network.

Panelists for this discussion will include: Eddie Garcia, editor of the newspaper El Amigo in Hope, and Jack Sisson, president of Three Anchor Group.

AETN produces 'El Latino' in cooperation with the weekly newspaper of the same name, and the newspaper's editor, Michel Leidermann, moderates the program. The program was created to meet the needs of the growing Hispanic community across Arkansas and the U.S. Each month, Leidermann discusses issues pertinent to this growing population with a panel of engaged community members. 'El Latino' is broadcast in Spanish.

Additional information about the series and past episodes are available at

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