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California bishop, son of immigrants, reflects on El Paso shooting, discrimination against Hispanics

October 03, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: “I had experienced discrimination at different levels throughout my life, as a young person, a teenager, even as an adult, for being Hispanic, and you learn to cope with those things and brush it off,” said Bishop Oscar CantĂș of San Jose. He also discussed the El Paso shooting: “the fact that I could have been one of those targeted brings it very close to home.”

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