Ulyses Dorantes - Define American

Ulyses Dorantes

Arcata, CA

My mother came to this country because her father worked 9-11 months a year as part of the Bracero program for most of her life, and her mother essentially raised 5 children physically on her own, but financially supported by my grandfather. Her family was finally able to live together and fully support one another once the rest of them moved here..

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