MONDAY, MARCH 12 PROGRAM # 8283 12:00 PM PT From Self-Defense Rebel to Peacemaker. This is a conversation with Dr. Manuel Mireles, a founder of the citizens’ self-defense movement that battles organized crime in the Mexican state of Michoacan. Mireles talks about “Todos Somos Autodefensas,” his book of memoirs written while in prison, where he […]
FRIDAY, MARCH 9 PROGRAM # 8282 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. In order to preserve power and cover up the multimillion-dollar frauds committed against the nation, the government of the Mexican ruling party (PRI) is not only willing to commit electoral fraud, but even to try to destroy the candidate who leads the polls. In […]
THURSDAY, MARCH 8 PROGRAM # 8281 12:00 PM PT Latino Vote Diluted. A federal judge ruled that a redistricting plan in Kern County violated the voting rights of Latinos. The court determined that current map splits Latino communities, illegally diluting the voting power of Latinos and ordered the design of new political lines, a move […]
Youth Join Forces Against Gun Violence. Also, Sessions Sues California on Sanctuary Policies. Also, Texas Primaries and Trump Effect.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7 PROGRAM # 8280 12:00 PM PT Youth Join Forces Against Gun Violence. Immigrant youth, some of them hit by violence and hatred, join forces with the survivors of the mass shooting in Stoneman Douglas High School and they will be joining the protests and student walkouts, taking on the powerful lobby of […]
TUESDAY, MARCH 6 PROGRAM # 8279 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. On the day after the deadline to end DACA, advocates comment on their efforts to get Congress to talk again about a solution for Dreamers. A leading Dreamer visiting Washington warns that the sense of urgency must continue, since more than a thousand of […]
MONDAY, MARCH 5 PROGRAM # 8278 12:00 PM PT No Latinos in the Movies. Latino movie stars played a leading role the night of the Oscars. But aside from filmmaker Guillermo del Toro, most served as presenters. The critics also warn that despite Los Angeles being home to the film and television industry and to […]
FRIDAY, MARCH 2 PROGRAM # 8277 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. As presidential candidates for the three major political coalitions and three independent candidates prepare to start their formal campaigns in Mexico, Mexican emigres complain of serious obstacles to register to vote or confirm their voter registration ID. A long-time promoter of the migrant vote […]
THURSDAY, MARCH 1 PROGRAM # 8276 12:00 PM PT The New Sound of Son Jarocho. Women musicians from California and Mexico convened in San Francisco community festival for a unique series of fandango and son jarocho concert activities where the voice and art of women was headlined and honored. These master musicians have been celebrating […]
Latinos Hardest Hit by Air Pollution. Also, Finding Climate Money. Also, Foreclosure Relief for Disaster Areas.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28 PROGRAM # 8275 12:00 PM PT Latinos Hardest Hit by Air Pollution. Communities of color in the US are hit the most with hazardous air pollution, facing a higher risk of asthma, heart attacks and other diseases. EPA scientists reached this conclusion after studying refineries, factories, and other high-emission sources. A leading […]
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27 PROGRAM # 8274 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. A political analyst comments on what’s next in the political and legal battle around DACA, days before the official end of the program as ordered by Trump. Also, a community leader says that thanks to documents obtained by Washington Sen. Cantwell, she has confirmed […]