Is there really a 'shared Latino history?'
This week, the six-hour "Latino Americans" documentary made its national debut. I was one of the few who actually received the whole series in advance and was excited about the prospect.
Yet when I saw it, I was disinterested until the series moved into more modern times with first-person accounts.
Like one friend said to me, "This series feels like going to a really cool history class with a very bad professor." …