(Español) Los productores de tomate habían advertido que de continuar la aplicación del arancel de 17.56%, que Estados Unidos comenzó a aplicar al jitomate mexicano desde el 7 de mayo pasado, “Muchos exportadores, especialmente los más pequeños no podrían soportan la carga impositiva”.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 16 PROGRAM # 8674 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. A farmer activist said the plan to plant one million fruit and timber trees in two years is not realistic, as proposed in Mexico’s government program Sembrando Vida. He said that in order to receive the 5,000 pesos a month that the participants are […]
FRIDAY, AUGUST 9 PROGRAM # 8669 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. With the signing of the trade agreement between Mexico, the United States and Canada, (T-MEC), foreign companies dedicated to transgenic agribusiness will be able to appropriate the 64 varieties of native corn that is grown in Mexico, researchers and critics warned. They explained that […]
Amid heated debate about how to respond to the wave of refugees from Central America, which the current government has labeled a dangerous invasion, a group of U.S. human rights defenders visited Guatemala and Mexico this week.
With the aim of gathering citizen proposals to respond to the long-ignored demands of impoverished and forgotten indigenous and Afro-Mexican populations, the Mexican government conducted a series of public forums.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 2 PROGRAM # 8664 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. The laws of political asylum and migration of the United States have become a farce, since in addition to 97 percent of the applications being rejected, the policies of “accelerated removal” once established in the border area during the administration of President Clinton have […]
FRIDAY, JULY 26 PROGRAM # 8659 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. A subsidiary in Guaymas of Grupo México, the largest mining consortium in the country, spilled thousands of liters of toxic sulfuric acid in the waters of the Gulf of California five years after the same company was responsible for a tragedy called “the worst […]
FRIDAY, JULY 19 PROGRAM # 8654 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: Gobierno de la Ciudad de México/Facebook For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org
FRIDAY, JULY 12 PROGRAM # 8649 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Through an exhaustive investigation documenting the take over by organized crime of Pemex, Mexico’s oil company, during the Fox and Calderón administrations, a distinguished journalist reveals the creation of the “black cartel,” a voracious mafia that used corrupted networks to loot Pemex. In her […]
FRIDAY, JULY 5 PROGRAM # 8644 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. According to a map prepared by the organizations GeoComunes and the Mexican Council for Sustainable Silviculture, in the last 35 years, in the Yucatan Peninsula, the expansion of hotel zones, agro-industry and the building of wind farms has been promoted. All the infrastructure of […]