A Mexican Dream presents the fascinating story of the Cigarroa family and their enduring impact on both Mexico and the United States from the time of the Mexican Revolution through the Kennedy era and into the present day. In a collection of compositions, you will read the exemplary perspective of a widow who raised five children during the Mexican Revolution while influencing scholars and intellectuals around her table; a pioneering US Congressman during the civil rights movement; a pediatric transplant surgeon and former chancellor of the University of Texas System; and parents whose values and resolve inspired their children and grandchildren to excel at the finest universities and beyond.