Angela Laguardia (right), who is Deaf, teaches her son Spanish. Photo by Renee Gross

Angela Laguardia (right), who is Deaf, teaches her son Spanish. Photo by Renee Gross

Being Deaf and LAtino 

Featured on NPR's Latino USA

Many Deaf people consider the Deaf community their home. But for some Deaf Latinos, becoming part of the Deaf community can mean losing the Latino part of themselves. That leaves many of them searching for ways to claim both identities.