What a difference a name can make!
Ramón “Chunky” Sanchez grew up in a small farming community in the 1950s, where teachers often Americanized the names of Mexican-American students.
“Facundo the Great” is an amusing short animation created by Rauch Brothers Animation for StoryCorps to capture the moment when a new classmate arrived and everything changed.
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