Pursuit for Stability: Francisco Solis
My Uncle Francisco Solis was an immigrant who moved to the U.S. during the 1970s and is now a proud U.S. Citizen.Just like most Filipinos who moved to the U.S. during that time, he wanted to escape the chaos that was happening back in the Philippines. Through hard work and determination, he was able to provide a stable and happy life for his wife and kids, and guarantee a bright future for them.
I. Childhood and Life in the Philippines
III. Life in the U.S.
I. Childhood and Life in the Philippines:
In this video, He talks about his life back at home and the type of environment he lived in as a child. He also mentions about former President Ferdinand Marcos and his opinion that slightly differs from others.
He talks about how he raised his kids in America and compared to how he was raised back in the Philippines and decides to mix both American Culture and Filipino culture into one.
III. Life in the U.S.:
He talks about his life in the U.S. prior to moving. His business and the type of jobs he had when he first moved here.
His advice to future Filipino Americans who want to learn more about the culture and background as Filipinos.