My Mom Escaped El Salvador. Tony Escoto

Roxana Escoto was a teenager when she fled for her life, escaping the death squads during the El Salvador civil unrest in the 1980s. She was a teenager trying to do teenage activities. While attending Mass she witnessed the assassination of Archbishop Oscar Romero. That assassination changed her life forever. In this episode Roxana’s story is recounted by her son Tony Escoto. “Nunca se deje por vencido. Siempre sea luchador y soñador.” Never give up. Always be a fighter and a dreamer. This episode is also available as a video on You tube.


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