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Thursday_673x324 12pm

Vaccine Mandates for Kids; Booster Shots. Also, Covid Scams.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14 PROGRAM # 9411 12:00 PM PDT Vaccine Mandates for Kids; Booster Shots. A public health representative explains the new student Covid vaccination mandates in California, first state in the nation to require vaccines for school kids. She also dispels doubts on who can get the Covid booster shot, the third shot that […]

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Wednesday_673X324

Climate Crisis, Infrastructure Bill: Too Expensive? Also, Oil Spill, Oil Drilling and Asthma.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13 PROGRAM # 9409 12:00 PM PDT Climate Crisis, Infrastructure Bill: Too Expensive? Congress continues to negotiate the $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill, a plan dismissed by some as an expensive “social spending” bill and lauded by many as a transformational investment in the nation’s families, education, and response to the disasters of the […]

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Posted in Economy, Línea Abierta, Environment, Politics, Health |
Tuesday _673x324 11am

Extra Edition: “La Rola del Dia.”

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12 PROGRAM # 9407 11:00 AM PDT Extra Edition: “La Rola del Dia.” Two artists talk about the love songs they composed to Boyle Heights, a community in East Los Angeles known for its rich Latino cultural roots. In their creations, the artists sing about gentrification and cultural loss. This program, titled “La […]

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Tuesday_673x324 12pm

Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12 PROGRAM # 9408 12:00 PM PDT Immigration Edition. On Indigenous Peoples Day, Mayan human rights advocates exiled in the US speak about the continuing killing of social activists in Guatemala and the roots of Mayan migration to the US. On more news: DHS issued new guidelines for immigration agents, granting them discretion […]

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Posted in Immigration, Inmigrantes, Línea Abierta, Politics |
Monday_673x324

Smoke from Fires Alerts. Wildfire Risk Insurance. Battling Massive Oil Spill.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 11 PROGRAM # 9406 12:00 PM PDT Smoke from Fires Alerts. The devastating wildfires burning on the slopes of the Sequoia parks have enveloped the San Joaquin Valley in a thick cloud of smoke, causing dangerous levels of air pollution. Authorities continue alerting people when air quality is poor, prompting many to cancel […]

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Posted in Línea Abierta, Environment |
Friday_673x324

Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8 PROGRAM # 9405 12:00 PM PDT Mexico Edition. Mexican analysts comment on headline news developments in Mexico. This week, Mexico’s Supreme Court deliberates on a measure that has banned planting permits for transgenic corn. They will also comment on plans by the AMLO administration to overhaul Mexico’s power agency and the plans […]

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Posted in Línea Abierta, Mexico, Politics |
Thursday_673x324  11am

Extra Edition: A Repeat. Los Dos Gilbertos

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7 PROGRAM # 9403 11:00 AM PDT Extra Edition: A Repeat. Los Dos Gilbertos – This program, originally aired on June 2000, featured an interview with veteran Conjunto music expert and practitioner Juan Tejeda, discussing the evolution of Tejano music. Also, members of the “Los Dos Gilbertos” group talk about their musical roots […]

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Thursday _673x324 12pm

Eviction Ban Ends, Some Protections Still in Place.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7 PROGRAM # 9404 12:00 PM PDT Eviction Ban Ends, Some Protections Still in Place. Millions of renters in the US are at risk of eviction now that the emergency protection has come to an end. The ban ended September 30. Many states and local governments created their own eviction protections and state […]

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Wednesday_673x324

“Writing 50 Years (más o menos) Amongst the Gringos.”

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6 PROGRAM # 9402 12:00 PM PDT “Writing 50 Years (más o menos) Amongst the Gringos.” Released this week, this book is a collection of writings and excerpts from books of writer and scholar Roberto Dr. Cintli Rodriguez.The book includes columns, essays and stories gathered from the life experience of Rodriguez as a […]

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Posted in Arts & Culture, Education, Línea Abierta |
Tuesday_673x324 11am

Extra Edition: Covid, Pneumonia, Hunger.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5 PROGRAM # 9400 11:00 AM PDT Extra Edition: Covid, Pneumonia, Hunger. COVID-19 has disproportionately ravaged Latinos and communities of color. They have a higher risk of dying from Covid. This crisis will be exacerbated during the flu and pneumonia season. Some are warning that “when the US catches a cold, communities of […]

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