MONDAY, JANUARY 15 PROGRAM # 8243 12:00 PM PT Day of Racial Equity. On the eve of the National Day of Racial Healing, a leader of philanthropy joins this Holiday edition to call for coordinated community activities to promote an end to racial divisions and take action for a more equitable society. She says: “It’s […]
FRIDAY, JANUARY 12 PROGRAM # 8242 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Martha Elena Ramírez hosts the program Voz Pública from Mexico City. The civic journalist brings news and analysis on Mexican developments. Photo: Gobierno de la Ciudad de México/Facebook For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org
LÍNEA ABIERTA, the nation’s only daily Spanish-language talk show in public radio.
THURSDAY, JANUARY 11 PROGRAM # 8241 12:00 PM PT Latinos on Criminal Justice. National Latino leaders release the results of a new public opinion survey among Latinos on the issue of criminal justice reform. Several Latino groups are becoming major players in the national debate on issues of crime and punishment. Is it time for […]
Judge Blocks Termination of DACA. Also, Crackdown on Legal Cannabis. Also, Voter Fraud or Suppression?
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 10 PROGRAM # 8240 12:00 PM PT Judge Blocks Termination of DACA. Calling it an “arbitrary decision,” a federal judge in California blocked President Trump’s order to end DACA protection for young immigrants. A young plaintiff says this decision is giving more impetus to Dreamers push for a permanent legislative solution in Congress […]
TUESDAY, JANUARY 9 PROGRAM # 8239 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Gearing up to respond to the escalation of arrests and deportations, a group of immigration and civil rights advocates began building a first-of-its-kind rapid response network for Northern California. They are coordinating efforts for a campaign of legal education for immigrant communities and engage […]
MONDAY, JANUARY 8 PROGRAM # 8238 12:00 PM PT Mexican-American Studies Prevail in Arizona. A US judge blocked for good an ethnic studies ban in Arizona public schools, prohibiting Arizona education officials to enforce the law that eliminated Mexican-American studies programs. The judge cited racism and political gain among motives behind the law. Analysts look […]
FRIDAY, JANUARY 5 PROGRAM # 8237 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Martha Elena Ramírez hosts the program Voz Pública from Mexico City. The civic journalist brings news and analysis on Mexican developments. Photo: Gobierno de la Ciudad de México/Facebook For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org
THURSDAY, JANUARY 4 PROGRAM # 8236 12:00 PM PT Succession in Chicago. Cook County Commissioner Jesús “Chuy” García will be running for Congress after veteran Chicago congressman Luis Gutiérrez announced he will not seek reelection and endorsed García. If nominated by Democrats in March, the immigrant-rights advocate and progressive champion has all but assured his […]
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 3 PROGRAM # 8235 12:00 PM PT Citizenship Question Threatens Census. The Justice Department push to include a question on citizenship and immigration status in the 2020 Census form will be a disaster, will discourage participation from immigrants, threatens the integrity of the count, and it’s guided by political or ideological motives. That’s […]