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Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30 PROGRAM # 8489 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: Marco Mera Vazquez/Facebook For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org

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Linea Abierta Programming: WEEK OF DECEMBER 10, 2018

LÍNEA ABIERTA, the nation’s only daily Spanish-language talk show in public radio.

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Meet the Elected Women.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6 PROGRAM # 8493 12:00 PM PT Meet the Elected Women. A record number of women were elected to office in the midterm elections, and they flipped a number of seats. The new US Congress will have more female representatives than ever. Women won four gubernatorial races. Elected women officials who made history […]

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Changing of the Guard at the UFW.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5 PROGRAM # 8492 12:00 PM PT Changing of the Guard at the UFW. Teresa Romero was elected to succeed Arturo Rodriguez as president of the United Farm Workers, becoming the first Latina and first immigrant in leading a national labor union in the US. In this special Labor Day edition, the outgoing […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4 PROGRAM # 8491 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Advocates keep an eye on what immigration bills Republicans may pass on their way out. Others debate on what to expect about the new, Democrat-led Congress on immigration oversight and legislation. And, as required by a new law, county governments in California continue holding […]

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“The Sentence.” Also, Policing Reform.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 3 PROGRAM # 8490 12:00 PM PT “The Sentence.” HBO’s new film The Sentence tells the story of Cindy, a mom sentenced to fifteen years in federal prison for drug crimes committed by her deceased former boyfriend. The documentary sheds light on the devastating effects on the family of incarceration, mandatory minimum laws, […]

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Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30 PROGRAM # 8489 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

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Power Shift.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29 PROGRAM # 8488 12:00 PM PT Power Shift. In his new book, Power Shift, scholar David Ayón follows the rise of Latinos to political power in California. He tells the story of ten Latino figures from Los Angeles who, overcoming long decades of community marginalization, discrimination and political backlash, paved the way […]

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Mariachi: Humanity’s Cultural Heritage.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28 PROGRAM # 8487 12:00 PM PT Mariachi: Humanity’s Cultural Heritage. On occasion of the anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of mariachi (the string, song and trumpet musical ensemble) as humanity’s cultural heritage, an expert reflects on the meaning of this recognition. He also talks about his books on the history of this emblematic […]

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“They Take Our Jobs!”

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 PROGRAM # 8486 12:00 PM PT “They Take Our Jobs!” While immigration is down, anti-immigrant feelings and heated rhetoric are on the rise. Politicians push for a border wall and mass deportations, blaming immigrants for taking jobs, lowering salaries, being a public charge, and bringing crime. In this conversation on her book, […]

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