Economy

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Displaced Mushroom Workers. Florida Bans African American History Studies. Political Shootings in New Mexico.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 26 PROGRAM # 9898 12:00 PM PT Displaced Mushroom Workers. Dozens of Guatemalan workers were left jobless and without pay after a Colorado mushroom mega-farm collapsed into despite receiving Covid relief. Some farm workers are now exploring the possibility of running the company themselves as a worker cooperative. The company is one of […]

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Roe v. Wade at Fifty. Arizona: Gallego vs. Sinema. A Debt Ceiling Crisis?

MONDAY, JANUARY 23 PROGRAM # 9893 12:00 PM PT Roe v. Wade at Fifty. On the 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, Latina leaders reflect on the road ahead in the quest for reproductive health rights. Latinas are the largest group of women of color to be impacted by the recent decision to overturn Roe […]

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Cultivos de Yadira Mendiola en Aromas, California, arrasados por las lluvias. Foto: KTA.

House Refuses to Raise Debt Ceiling, Nation Faces a Crisis

This week, the United States reached its national debt ceiling, and if Congress fails to reach a deal, the economy could go into crisis. Congress usually authorizes raising the debt limit.

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Farmers Lose Crops Due to Rains and Flooding

The recent waves of winter storms in California plunged numerous Latino farmers who rent plots of land into flooding and devastation.

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Cryptocurrency and Financial Inclusion. Also, Bitcoin Crash in El Salvador.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18 PROGRAM # 9889 12:00 PM PT The Debt Ceiling and the New Congress. This week, the US reached its public debt ceiling. Treasury Secretary, Janet Yellen, warned that if Congress does not authorize expanding that cap, the damage to the country’s economy could be irreparable. Congress usually authorizes the increase, but this time […]

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Los presidentes de México, Andrés Manuel López Obrador y de Estados Unidos, Joe Biden Respectivamente, en el balcón principal de Palacio Nacional. Foto: Captura de pantalla.

What Came Out of the North American Leaders’ Summit?

Migration, security, environment and the fight against fentanyl production and trafficking were some of the issues addressed by the heads of state of Mexico, the United States and Canada at the tenth North American Leaders’ Summit this week in Mexico City.

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Brain Injuries and Domestic Violence. New State Laws for 2023. Buying a Health Insurance Plan.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 12 PROGRAM # 9884 12:00 PM PT Brain Injuries and Domestic Violence. The recent hospitalization of an NFL star put the story of brain trauma in the headlines. Less reported is the story that domestic violence victims suffer from head injuries more often than football players and soldiers who survive wars. Still, domestic […]

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New Retirement Savings Rules. Also, Banned Books.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11 PROGRAM # 9882 12:00 PM PT New Retirement Savings Rules. The Omnibus bill signed by President Biden includes new retirement savings provisions – known as Secure 2.0 – that could make it easier to accumulate retirement savings — and make it less costly to withdraw them. The provisions include requiring employers to […]

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One Year After the Devastating Colorado Fire, Why Have So Few Rebuilt their Homes?

A year ago, fierce winds unexpectedly unleashed the most destructive fire in Colorado’s history. The fire started in the forest and quickly spread to the urban area, causing the evacuation of thousands, two deaths, the destruction of more than a thousand homes and structures, and multi-million dollar losses.

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Planning for the New Year.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4 PROGRAM # 9875 12:00 PM PT Planning for the New Year. As we look forward to the new year, news producers reflect on the issues that may shape Línea Abierta’s coverage in 2023. Plans include continuing covering the escalating climate disasters such as wildfires and heat waves, the West’s mega drought and […]

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