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Coronavirus News Update.

THURSDAY, JUNE 23 PROGRAM # 9663 12:00 PM PT Coronavirus News Update. The FDA authorized Covid shots for the nation’s youngest kids and the first vaccination efforts are scheduled for this week. What are the risks from the virus to children? Also, who is being urged to get a second booster shot? Finally, California was […]

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Estudiantes en la universidad de Notre Dame, en Indiana. Foto: https://admissions.nd.edu.

(Español) Arizona alcanza gran meta para estudiantes latinos de la universidad

(Español) Los latinos tienen el doble de la tasa de pobreza que los blancos no hispanos, con casi un 9.6%… “La pobreza no termina cuando llegan a la universidad, sino que estas cargas se vuelven más desafiantes y difíciles entonces.

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Dreamers en Arizona. Foto: Cortesía.

With an Uncertain Future, Dreamers Celebrate 10 Years of DACA

This week marked the 10th anniversary of the DACA program, created through an executive order by President Obama, which protected over 800,000 young immigrants from deportation and gave them work permits.

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Posted in Homepage Feature, Immigration, Inmigrantes, Youth, Politics |
Protesta de Soñadores del recién creado movimiento, Indocumentados sin Miedo y sin Disculpas, frene a las oficinas del gobernador de Nueva York, Andrew Cuomo, el 11 de junio de 2011 para que pasara el Acta de los Sueños, interrumpiendo el tráfico vehicular de la transitada 6ta Avenida en el Midtown de Manhattan. Foto: Marco Vinicio González.

(Español) “La década de DACA – De estudiantes a profesionales y familias propias”

(Español) Además, los dacamentados pagan 6 mil 200 millones de dólares anuales en impuestos federales, y 3 mil 300 millones en impuestos locales, dice el Centro para el Progreso Estadunidense.

Posted in Education, Homepage Feature, Immigration, Inmigrantes, Youth, Politics |
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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, JUNE 14 PROGRAM # 9653 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Ten years after DACA went into effect, eventually benefitting about 800,000 people from protection from deportation, the legal future of those people is precarious, with their fate being decided by conservative judges. A scientist benefitted by DACA talks about his passion for his job, […]

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Teachers, Students, Under the Gun. Also, Second Open Jan 6 Hearing.

MONDAY, JUNE 13 PROGRAM # 9651 12:00 PM PT Teachers, Students, Under the Gun. The House voted last week on a gun-safety package that includes a ban on military-style assault weapons. And after a weekend of massive marches protesting Congress’ inaction on gun-safety measures, senators from both parties announced an initial agreement on a gun […]

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Marcha estudiantil contra la violencia letal de las armas de fuego en las calles y las escuelas de Estados Unidos. Foto: dreamstime.com.

(Español) Votando con los pies en 450 ciudades contra las armas de fuego se anticipan a noviembre

(Español) Muchos apuntan que este movimiento es una votación con los pies, o un anticipo de lo que podría pasar en las urnas en noviembre. Un manifestante dijo en Nueva York que para 2024 varios millones de jóvenes tendrán edad de votar.

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First Open Jan 6 Hearing. Also, Uvalde and 20 More Mass Shootings.

THURSDAY, JUNE 9 PROGRAM # 9649 12:00 PM PT First Open Jan 6 Hearing. The House committee investigating the Jan 6 insurrection is holding its first public hearing tonight. The hearing is expected to provide an overview about the findings of the investigation and present “previously unseen material, receive witness testimony… about the coordinated effort […]

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Marcha estudiantil contra la violencia letal de las armas de fuego en las calles y las escuelas de Estados Unidos. Foto: dreamstime.com.

(Español) Departamento de Justicia abre investigación sobre Uvalde y niña sobreviviente comparece en el Congreso

(Español) Miah Cerrillo, de 11 años, que sobrevivió al tiroteo en Uvalde untándose de sangre de un compañerito asesinado para fingir que estaba muerta y salvar su vida, testificó en el Congreso volviendo a revivir el traumantizante momento.

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Uvalde: Mourning, Organizing.

TUESDAY, MAY 31 PROGRAM # 9639 12:00 PM PT Uvalde: Mourning, Organizing. Uvalde was hit by one of the deadliest school massacres in US history. The families in this rural Texas town are grieving the loss of 19 children and two teachers. Local neighbors and leaders from the devastated area are invited to share their […]

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