FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15 PROGRAM # 8544 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: Blog de Gina/Facebook For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8 PROGRAM # 8539 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. While in October 2018 the government of Guerrero eliminated the state law that recognized community police as legal, these law enforcement agencies will continue operating in the 240 towns where they operate, reported a regional leader who spent four years in prison for commanding […]
(Español) Genaro García Luna, exsecretario de seguridad pública bajo el gobierno de Enrique Peña Nieto y ahora el máximo funcionario de seguridad del presidente Andrés Manuel López Obrador, es acusado de aceptar un soborno de 3 millones de dólares en 2005 para permitir la fuga del Chapo de una prisión de alta seguridad.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1 PROGRAM # 8534 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. More than 1500 corpses of people who were stored in the morgue of Jalisco were incinerated without being taken DNA samples thus preventing that someday these remains could be identified and claimed by their relatives. This measure adopted by the Jalisco state government since […]
FRIDAY, JANUARY 25 PROGRAM # 8529 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. A veteran journalist and writer comments on recent revelations in the trial of Mexican drug lord El Chapo, among them the alleged bribe to a former Mexican President, and the assertion that most drugs are smuggled into the US not through the open border. […]
FRIDAY, JANUARY 18 PROGRAM # 8524 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. With the creation of the National Guard, Mexican President Lopez Obrador opens the door to the establishment in Mexico of a state guarded by militarized police, because now all the patrolling troops, and public security operations of the national territory, will be ordered by […]
FRIDAY, JANUARY 11 PROGRAM # 8519 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. More than 90 percent of the billions of liters of gasoline stolen from the pipelines of Petróleos Mexicanos, was transported in tank trucks of this estate owned company and stored in tanker ships, anchored in the Gulf of Mexico. Once there, it was reported […]
FRIDAY, JANUARY 4 PROGRAM # 8514 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Without environmental impact studies and without asking the indigenous peoples for their consent on the construction of the so-called Mayan Train, the government of president López Obrador began last month the work on this railway project that will connect the states of Tabasco, Campeche, […]
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 28 PROGRAM # 8509 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. To address the causes of migration, Mexico’s new president López Obrador wants tens of billions from the US to invest in a proposed “Marshall Plan.” The US pledged some money. A leading economist comments on this idea, as well as the free trade agreement […]
(Español) La noche continuó en el mismo tenor, y la temperatura siguió descendiendo hasta hacerse insoportable. Antonio Tizapa pernoctó, y hará lo mismo hoy, manteniendo su huelga de hambre frente al consulado mexicano en la ciudad de Nueva York hasta el miércoles a las 5 pm hora local, cuando levantará campamento.