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A Soda Company Made One Of The Most Inspiring Ads About Immigrant Journeys

Who knew soda could get so deep?

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Jarritos, a very popular Mexican soda brand, recently came out with this moving commercial and that will make you feel inspired:

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The ad is called The Journey and was directed by Mexican actor and director Diego Luna, the soon-to-be male lead of Rogue One. Since going up on October 18th, the video has been viewed 1.3 million times on Facebook.

The ad starts off highlighting the journeys and sacrifices of immigrants coming into the United States.

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We see different immigrant experiences, from those who came through Ellis Island in New York...

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...to those who walked their way through the desert from Mexico.

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It speaks to people who kept pushing through, regardless of their situation, to follow their dreams.

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Dreams that include being a student...

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...or pursuing a medical career...

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...or working in construction.

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Whatever the dream, the commercial explains, "This journey is not new, nor is it mine alone. It's a journey of millions, who just like me, are hoping for more."

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And encourages everyone to strive together, to keep making America great.

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So far, the commercial has been met with positive reviews.

Since the video, Luna has continued to be vocal regarding his stance on Trump.

Watch the whole thing here:

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