A Non-Immigrant Story: Does it make me any less Latina?

Via Scoop.itMixed American Life
“I once asked her why we never learned to speak spanish. It was with saddened eyes, head down, when she told me “It was because I was spanked in school for not knowing how to speak English.” Spanked as in literally spanked on the hand with rulers for not speaking English as a 5 year old.”
Via tejanamade.wordpress.com