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Special Broadcasts from the 2016 Smithsonian Folklife Festival’s “Sounds of California” June 30 – July 5

For six consecutive days from June 30th to July 5th, Radio Bilingüe will produce and distribute fourteen hours of music concerts, conversations with artists, and dialogues with community leaders from the Festival on the National Mall.

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Alma Garza, Leading Tejano Music Radio Announcer and Ambassador, Dies in Fresno

Alma Garza, veteran on-air personality at Radio Bilingüe and popular host of the top-rated “Onda Tejana” Tex-Mex music program, has died. She passed away on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 in Fresno, California after a long struggle with diabetes. She was 68.

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Emiliano Bernardino Flores en el saxafon.

Sounds of California: Exploring Migration through Music on Radio

The power of music and sound traditions to express migration experiences, cultural resilience and community transformation is at the heart of a new bilingual radio special coming this Thursday March 3, 2016 from 5 to 7 PST from Radio Bilingüe, the National Latino Public Radio Network, hosted by acclaimed author and cultural commentator Rubén Martínez

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Live Forum in San Francisco with Parents of the “Ayotzinapa 43” Missing Students

Parents of the “Ayotzinapa 43” Missing Students Headline Public Forum in San Francisco on their Search for Justice

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Latino Public Radio Service Coming to Santa Barbara Audiences

The California-based Radio Bilingüe National Latino Public Radio Network will fulfill a longtime dream to expand its non-commercial programming service 24/7 to North Santa Barbara County, CA, thanks to a new award from The Fund for Santa Barbara

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Forum on Violence and Human Rights Crisis in Mexico

Washington is not disassociated from Mexico’s violence. Through its Merida Initiative, the U.S. has provided billions to Mexico’s “war on drugs,” much funding security forces that Mexican citizens associate with abuse and narco corruption.

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(Español) Radio Bilingüe transmite en vivo Foro sobre Violencia y Crisis de Derechos Humanos en México

(Español) México está en garras de una espiral de violencia, corrupción e impunidad. Unas 100 mil personas han sido asesinadas y más de 25 mil desaparecidas desde 2006. Según observadores, México se enfrenta a la peor crisis de derechos humanos desde 1968.

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(Español) Mensaje para los Oyentes de Noticiero Latino

(Español) Por nuestra parte, nos comprometemos a hacer todo por seguir cubriendo con periodismo de primer nivel los asuntos que más les interesen, y por seguir buscando los medios para sostener esa labor. Confiamos en que usted nos seguirá prefiriendo, y seguirá participando y apoyando en el momento requerido.

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Radio Bilingüe Airs Community Dialogue on Neighborhood Displacement in East Los Angeles

PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENT October 10, 2014 TO: PUBLIC RADIO STATIONS/ Station Managers, Program Directors FM: RADIO BILINGÜE RE: Special program on Community Displacement in East Los Angeles Contact: María de Jesús Gómez, 559-455-5782, Radio Bilingüe will be airing a community dialogue on neighborhood displacement and other issues impacting youth in Los Angeles this Wednesday October […]

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Radio Bilingüe and ACTA Partner with “Los Macarturos” for Day-Long Focus on Youth, Arts and Education in Los Angeles

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release September 10, 2014 Contacts: Quetzal Flores, ACTA Program Manager, 626-429-4261 or María de Jesús Gómez, Radio Bilingüe, 559-455-5782, BOYLE HEIGHTS STAKEHOLDERS TO MEET WITH “LOS MACARTUROS” FOR EXCHANGE OF IDEAS ON YOUTH DEVELOPMENT, COMMUNITY-BUILDING, ARTS, AND EDUCATION September 17 forums/workshops gather “Los MacArturos” – Latino recipients of the […]

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