Youth

Thursday_673x324

50 Years of Ethnic Studies.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 9 PROGRAM # 8778 12:00 PM PT 50 Years of Ethnic Studies. Fifty years ago, students at San Francisco State University led a five-month strike in demand of relevant education for students of color. The protest, the longest campus strike in US history, helped galvanize the creation of the College of Ethnic Studies, […]

Download
Posted in Education, Youth, Línea Abierta, Politics |
Tuesday_673x324

The Year in Review.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 31 PROGRAM # 8771 12:00 PM PT The Year in Review. News reporters and commentators discuss some of the news stories that made headlines on Línea Abierta during 2019. Highlights include the impeachment of Trump, the mass shooting in El Paso, the battle in the courts for DACA and against the “public charge” […]

Download
Posted in Arts & Culture, Economy, Education, Immigration, Youth, Línea Abierta, Environment, Politics |
Thursday_673x324

Young Latino Vote Power.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19 PROGRAM # 8763 12:00 PM PT Young Latino Vote Power. Surveys show that the power of young Latino voters is rapidly emerging, at a time when every 30 seconds a Latino turns 18 years old and becomes eligible to vote. Their interest in politics has increased since Trump took office. Latino leaders […]

Download
Posted in Youth, Línea Abierta, Politics |
Tuesday_673x324

Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 17 PROGRAM # 8761 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Marco Saavedra, an undocumented immigrant who came to the US as a child is now requesting political asylum as a human rights activist. Saavedra gained notoriety in 2012 after taking bold actions to protest immigration policies: he made himself arrested to infiltrate a private […]

Download
Posted in Immigration, Youth, Línea Abierta, Politics |
Marcha por el cambio climático fuera de la cumbre de la ONU COP25 en Madrid, España. Foto: Amigos de la Tierra Internacional.

(Español) Los niños, en el centro de la crisis climática: COP25

(Español) “Entiendo la desesperación y la rabia que siente tanta gente joven. Necesitamos implementar el principio de equidad intergeneracional que establece el acuerdo de París”.

Download
Posted in Homepage Feature, Youth, Environment |
Tuesday_673x324

Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3 PROGRAM # 8751 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Apple broke ground to build a mega-campus facility in Austin, where their most powerful computers ever will be made, as CEO Tim Cook gives credit to young immigrants and vows to continue fighting for Apple’s 450 DACA-protected employees. On other story, ICE created a […]

Download
Posted in Economy, Immigration, Youth, Línea Abierta, Politics |
Joven recibe alimentos en el Centro de Recreación de Central Park en Salinas, California, uno de los múltiples lugares que distribuye comidas gratis para niños desamparados menores de 18 años durante el verano. Foto: www.thecalifornian.com / Eduardo Cuevas.

(Español) Algunas reflexiones para el Día de Acción de Gracias

(Español) ¿Cómo viven decenas de miles de niños sin hogar ? ¿Quién se preocupa por los trabajadores agrícolas ? ¿Y qué dicen los candidatos?

Download
Posted in Economy, Homepage Feature, Youth |
Monday_673x324

Farmworkers Face Wendy’s and Wall Street. Public Takeover of PG&E? Another School Shooting.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18 PROGRAM # 8740 12:00 PM PT Farmworkers Face Wendy’s and Wall Street. Farmworkers from Florida and supporters protest at the New York offices of the largest shareholder of Wendy’s, urging the fast-food chain to sign up to a fair food agreement to help eradicate forced labor and sexual abuse in the fields. […]

Download
Posted in Economy, Education, Youth, Línea Abierta, Environment, Politics |
Tuesday_673x324

Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12 PROGRAM # 8736 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Following coordinated walkouts in high schools and colleges all over the country, hundreds of immigrant-rights advocates gather in Washington to voice support for DACA, as the US Supreme Court convenes to hear oral arguments on Trump’s decision to end the program. Can the Court […]

Download
Posted in Immigration, Youth, Línea Abierta, Politics |
El destino de los Dreamers de DACA ahora está en manos del Congreso. Foto: The Mercury News.

(Español) DACA en la hora de la definición ante la Suprema Corte de Justicia

(Español) Una decisión adversa de la Suprema disminuiría las ganancias que han hecho los dacamentados, y las proyecciones económicas para su futuro y el del país.

Download
Posted in Homepage Feature, Immigration, Youth |