MONDAY, MAY 2. PROGRAM # 7773 12:00 PM PT Ayotzinapa Final Report. A group of experts appointed by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights released their final report on the 43 students disappeared in Mexico. Latino US congressmembers express concern about acts by Mexican authorities to obstruct the investigation. A Latina congresswoman talks about this, […]
FRIDAY, APRIL 29. PROGRAM # 7772 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. A video in which an important government official and specialists from Mexico’s Attorney General manipulate remains of bones in the San Juan River, was shown by international experts while concluding their investigation into the disappearance of the 43 students from Ayotzinapa. According to the […]
(Español) “La autoridad manipuló evidencias, obstruyó y rechazó diligencias y protegió a oficiales… la Procuraduría General de Justicia habría sembrado pruebas y restos óseos, indica el documento del GIEI. En el ataque a normalistas hubo perfecta coordinación entre policías y criminales: Ángela Buitrago”.
FRIDAY, APRIL 22. PROGRAM # 7767 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Towns and organizations from state of Mexico are preparing to file suit against the so-called “Eruviel Law,” which authorizes police forces to use guns to dissolve public demonstrations. In that state, several demonstrations have been held since the federal government allowed construction of a […]
The Caravan for Peace, Life and Justice finished this week in New York, where the U.N. General Assembly was conducting a special session on the world problem of drugs. There, the caravan members from several different countries sought to demand profound changes in the so-called war on drugs.
FRIDAY, APRIL 15. PROGRAM # 7762 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Martha Elena Ramírez hosts the program Voz Pública from Mexico City. The civic journalist brings news and analysis on Mexican developments. Photo: Blok 70/Flickr For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org
Family members of victims of the so-called anti-drug war, and human rights activists are about to end a caravan that took them through several Central American countries and Mexico. In New York, they plan to speak at a special session of the United Nations and call for a stop to the devastating war on drugs.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13. PROGRAM # 7760 12:00 PM PT Rethinking the War on Drugs. A caravan of peace activists calling to rethink the devastating war on drugs is touring Mexico after passing through Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala. In Mexico, they are visiting areas with the highest toll of deaths, disappearances, displacement and migration due […]
FRIDAY, APRIL 8. PROGRAM # 7757 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. The objective of the Caravan for Peace, Life and Justice from Honduras to New York is to stop the war on drugs and demilitarize the southern border of Mexico. Coordinated by the organization Global Exchange, groups of migrants, environmentalists, and family members of missing […]
FRIDAY, APRIL 1. PROGRAM # 7752 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. A judge in Mexico determined that the Mexican government should return the money to former bracero workers that was withheld from their weekly paychecks. The judge has ordered the Mexican government to show evidence of the money it received and to return it to […]