Gabriel San Roman
Permanecer Sentados: Disney Resort is Getting More Mexican! [Alt-Disney]
Playing the part of Anaheim’s Virgil, I appeared on Américans, a short-lived Telesur show, five years ago and spoke about Disneyland’s relationship with Latinos. The Mouse House courted our community, but Anaheim still reeled in the wake of police riots. In a time before Coco, all I could babble about was Princess Sofia, Disney’s almost-Latina character, and a platitude about resort workers not being able to afford the fun.
These days, the Disneyland Resort is más Mexi than ever!
Read more on my latest OC Weekly Alt-Disney Column out on newsstands today: