WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22 PROGRAM # 8003 12:00 PM PST. Day Without Immigrants. Tens of thousands of workers didn’t show up to work, businesses closed and schoolchildren stayed home as part of a nationwide protest against Trump’s immigration policies. The “Day Without Immigrants” campaign spread on social media and by word of mouth. What was the […]
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21 PROGRAM # 8002 12:00 PM PST. Deportables. In the first major immigration crackdown of the Trump administration, ICE agents captured hundreds, many without criminal records, amid alarming news reports that the White House is considering mobilizing 100,000 National Guard troops to escalate the sweeps against undocumented immigrants. Advocates give details about the […]
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20 PROGRAM # 8001 12:00 PM PST. Farmworker Champion. Leading filmmaker and TV and music producer David Damian Figueroa is being honored this week with the Dolores Huerta Award for his work championing the rights of farmworkers through the arts. As a publicity artist, he helped grow the career of music greats like […]
(Español) La nueva orden de acuerdo a diversas fuentes estaría en su etapa final de revisión, y aunque se sigue enfocando en los siete países originales, no abarcaría a los inmigrantes que poseen tarjetas de residencia permanente (Green cards).
Some foreign-born Californians are canceling their Medi-Cal coverage or declining to enroll in the first place, citing fears of a Trump administration crackdown on immigrants.
Last Tuesday, tens of thousands protesters marched on the streets of Milwaukee, Wisconsin’s largest city. The organizers of the march launched a call for one day strike, naming it “a day without immigrants.”
With strong criticism of President Trump, the candidate for the Mexican presidency for the political party MORENA, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, begins an intermittent tour through seven cities of the United States.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16 PROGRAM # 7999 12:00 PM PT Trump’s Labor Nominee Out, New One Picked. Fast food executive Andrew Puzder, Trump’s controversial nominee to lead the US Department of Labor, withdraws from consideration. Trump names Alex Acosta as new nominee, the first Latino to be picked for the Cabinet. Analysts discuss the record of […]
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15 PROGRAM # 7998 12:00 PM PST. New Americans in Congress. US Congressmembers from both parties came together to create a caucus to “celebrate the growing number of first generation Americans serving in the US Congress.” The group, called the New Americans Caucus, seeks to give immigrants a voice within Congress. Guests: Rep. […]
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14 PROGRAM # 7997 12:00 PM PST. ICE Deportation Raids. After reports about immigration sweeps in eleven states, legislators are demanding ICE to provide details about the raids and the detainees and are charging ICE with providing false information to the public. Meantime, tens of thousands march in Milwaukee in the “Day without […]