Arts & Culture
. Small dance platforms called tarimas were placed next to each other on either side of the fence, and people danced together often not knowing who their partners were. Musicians on both sides played a shared repertoire of traditional sones jarochos. People chatted around the periphery.
Radio Bilingüe doesn’t treat them like second-class citizens who don’t deserve high-quality standards in information, vocabulary and fluency, only because they speak Spanish.
Violeta Parra is among those voices that the stillness and forgetfulness of death, have yet silence. Her farmer’s vitality, her sense of survival, her defiance and her mestiza identity have been interwoven in her songs still sung throughout the planet.
Decades before the current fight in Standing Rock to protect the waters of the Missouri River from oil contamination, there was the less known battle of the Chemehuevi Tribe to protect the Colorado River from toxic waste. At the center of that epic battle was veteran local activist Alfredo Figueroa.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 PROGRAM # 8153 12:00 PM PST. “My Bolivia.” A renowned Latino filmmaker from the US traces the footsteps of his family’s history in Bolivia, his father’s homeland. As he searched for clues in a remote mountain town, he began learning about troubling secrets of the family and gaining insights into dramatic episodes […]
(Español) “No importa qué tan fuerte son los poderosos que están enfrente de uno… nosotros tenemos el poder de alcanzar nuestra metas, siempre y cuando nos organizemos”.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 PROGRAM # 8146 12:00 PM PST. Dolores: The Movie. The new documentary “Dolores” premieres this week in theaters around the country. The film tells the story of legendary labor, civil and women rights leader Dolores Huerta, co-founder of the United Farm Workers union along with César Chávez. Dolores Huerta comments on stories […]
(Español) Emular a algunos países de América Latina, volver a la agricultura de los abuelos y asegur el control de territorios por parte de los campesinos.
(Español) Nuestro colaborador Raúl Silva premiado junto con Elena de Hoyos y Rosalba Aída Hernández, de IMRT, con el trabajo “Cantos desde el Guamúchil-Rosa Salazar”.
(Español) Reforma agraria para conseguir buenos precios en los alimentos y evitar grandes problemas sociales. La formación de alianzas entre campesinos y consumidores urbanos, o la agricultura urbana.