Economy & Labor

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(Español) Carwasheros de Nueva York a punto de obtener los $ 15 la hr. Pasa ley en el Senado

(Español) “La falta de aplicación y vigilancia de nuestras leyes de robo de salarios realmente ha permitido a sectores como el lavado de automóviles adoptar un modelo comercial de robo de salarios en el nivel nacional, como una forma estándar de operar sin ningún temor real de ser atrapados y castigados”.

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Trump Hits Mexico with Tariffs on Imports. Also, Sponsors Leave Fresno Grizzlies Over Attack to Ocasio-Cortez.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5 PROGRAM # 8622 12:00 PM PT Trump Hits Mexico with Tariffs on Imports. President Trump announced that, beginning June 10th, the US will impose a 5% tariff on all Mexican imports until Mexico cracks down on migrants trying to cross Mexico towards the United States. Mexico sent a high level delegation to […]

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(Español) Trump lanza piedras a México cuando EEUU tiene techo de cristal

(Español) Cada migrante y cada familia que llegan a este país buscando refugio son producto de una cadena de abusos que han quedado registrados en la historia… Lamentablemente dicen que la ignorancia es atrevida, y Trump lanza piedras a nuestro vecino del Sur cuando Estados Unidos tiene techo de cristal.

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(Español) Trabajadores agrícolas se apuntan tremenda victoria en una corte de Nueva York

(Español) NYCLU trabaja para “superar los prejuicios y la pobreza que degradan y debilitan a las personas en las zonas rurales de Nueva York, mediante la construcción de comunidades que celebran la diversidad, logran una verdadera mutualidad y luchan por la dignidad y la oportunidad para todos”.

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Anti-gentrification protesters welcomed in 2014 with a march through San Francisco's Mission district.

(Español) No dejes tu corazón en San Francisco, la ciudad te lo rompe

(Español) Hoy San Francisco cede el paso a la nostalgia y al abandono de la población que un día le dio fama mundial como epicentro de la vanguardia artística, la vida bohemia y la innovación. Hoy el alto costo de la vida expulsa a sus viejas generaciones, que se hallan sumidas en una crisis de hiper-gentrificación■

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Latino Shops and the Threat of Rising Rents.

THURSDAY, MAY 16 PROGRAM # 8608 12:00 PM PT Latino Shops and the Threat of Rising Rents. The rising costs of rent and housing in the San Francisco bay area are threatening mom and pop businesses in the traditionally Latino Mission neighborhood. Those shops that haven’t relocated are at high risk of being pushed out. […]

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Lucas Benítez (al centro de la manifestación), , Organizador de la CIW. Lo acompaña a la izquierda la legendaria líder de los derechos de los campesinos (UFW), Dolores Huerta.

Immigrants Return to the Streets on May Day, This Time for Licenses

Thousands of immigrants and their allies celebrated International Workers Day with coordinated public events in ten states under the slogan, “Driving Without Fear,” a reference to the request for states to issue driver’s licenses to the undocumented.

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May Day. Also, Venezuela: Failed Coup or Uprising?

WEDNESDAY, MAY 1 PROGRAM # 8597 12:00 PM PT May Day. May 1 has been declared a Day without Latinos in Wisconsin by immigrant- and labor-rights leaders, who are calling for no work, no school and no buying. Ten thousand are rallying on Madison’s Capitol and demand the legislature to restore driver licenses for immigrants, […]

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Danny Contreras y su esposa, Claudia, esperan en el consultorio de un médico con su hijo Danny Jr., quien necesitaba algunas vacunas. Contreras insta a otros padres a tomar un permiso familiar con sueldo. "Esté allí para sus hijos. Esté allí para su esposa ", les dice. (Cortesía de Danny Contreras).

They start petition in favor of paid family leave for workers nationwide.

Affirming that the levels of infant and maternity mortality in the United States are to be ashamed and that many of those deaths could be avoided through a family leave program, a California congressman conducts consultations towards a Bill for the nation.

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Paid Leave for the US. Medical Aid-in-Dying Laws. March for Blue Cards.

THURSDAY, APRIL 25 PROGRAM # 8593 12:00 PM PT Paid Leave for the US. A former small business owner who was not able to benefit from California’s paid family leave policy after she gave birth and experienced postpartum depression joins this edition to comment on the issue. A US congressman is examining stories like hers […]

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