Washington in the ’80s, a new documentary from WETA TV 26, examines the tumultuous decade from a uniquely local point of view. The one-hour WETA production premieres Monday, November 17 at 8:00 p.m. on WETA TV 26 and repeats on Saturday, November 22 at 9:30 p.m. and Wednesday, November 26 at 8:00 p.m.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.
Luis Araya immigrated to Arlington, Virginia from Bolivia in 1966, when very few Latinos lived in the county. He reflects on the changes he has seen over the years and the influence of Latinos in Arlington today.