Bobby Flores’ Story by Brandon Flores
Click here to read the research essay, “Transition to America”, by Brandon Flores.
Click on the links below to hear audio segments from an April 2011 interview by Brandon Flores with
Bobby Flores, who is his father who immigrated to the United States in the late 1980s.
Bobby at Boracay, Philippines
Map of Bobby’s hometown – Mendez, Cavite
One of the First Pictures Bobby and Emy took together
Video Segment 2
One of Bobby’s recent visit to the Philippines
Video Segment 3
Bobby wraps us up with talking about betrayal within his family/friends or anything in general for leaving the Philippines. Bobby also talks about what he would have done differently when he first moved to the US. He also talks about the American dream and what he has learned from his experiences.
Bobby and Emy Flores on their 25th Wedding Anniversary
Video Segment 4
by Eric Brenner, Skyline College, San Bruno, CA
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