Arts & Culture
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17 PROGRAM # 8245 12:00 PM PT “Mexamerica.” Countering the current rhetoric in the US, which casts Mexicans as criminals and job stealers, a “Mexamerican” journalist published a collection of her stories, interviews, and essays with Mexican artists, scientists, businesspeople and political leaders to give a different outlook of the rapidly growing while […]
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 […]
MONDAY, JANUARY 1 PROGRAM # 8233 12:00 PM PT Inti Illimani At 50. In this holiday edition, a leader of the legendary folk ensemble Inti Illimani talks about the 50 years of history of the Chilean group. He tells stories about the growth of the New Song movement in Latin America, their years in exile […]
Wednesday, December 27 PROGRAM # 8230 12:00 PM PT Duranguito. Residents of El Paso are waging a battle against plans to demolish historic buildings and build a sports arena in the Duranguito district, the oldest neighborhood in the downtown area. Advocates blame developers with racist maneuvering and are suing the city for the threats to […]
MONDAY, DECEMBER 25 PROGRAM # 8228 12:00 PM PT Cantos de San José. The neighborhoods of East of San José have changed from the struggling unpaved streets of the barrio Salsipuedes in the 50s to being the scene of Cesar Chavez’ grape boycotts in the 60s to memorable Lowrider parades in the 70s to the […]
(Español) El programa, Creando Cultura Comunitaria facilitó un proyecto que lleva el nombre de ‘Sonidos de California’, enfocado en la comunidad de Mayfair.
Traditional Sounds Continue to Flourish in California Neighborhood – East San Jose, better known as Mayfair, has historically been a center of political and cultural activism.
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 21 PROGRAM # 8226 12:00 PM PT Adolfo Mexiac. An interview with iconic Mexican graphic artist Adolfo Mexiac, a leading figure of Mexico’s printmaking collective known as Taller de Gráfica Popular. For 70 of his 90 years of age, Mexiac has painted on canvass or engraved on metal and wood images of social […]
(Español) Se acerca celebración del Día Nacional de Sanación Racial, por un mundo más justo y equitativo
(Español) Para reconocer y sanar profundas divisiones raciales vigentes en este país, la Fundación WK Kellogg avisa que el martes 16 de enero de 2018 personas, organizaciones y comunidades de todo Estados Unidos observarán el Día Nacional de Sanación Racial.
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 20 PROGRAM # 8225 12:00 PM PST. Inti Illimani At 50. A leader of the legendary folk ensemble Inti Illimani talks about the 50 years of history of the Chilean group. He tells stories about the growth of the New Song movement in Latin America, their years in exile during the dictatorship, their […]