FRIDAY, AUGUST 11 PROGRAM # 8130 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: commons.wikimedia.org For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org
(Español) Se ha ido el gran caricaturista, pero ha pasado a ser inmortal. Deja más de 100 libros sobre temas políticos diversos, contados con una original mezcla de monos, fotos y textos.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 9 PROGRAM # 8128 12:00 PM PST. Guest Workers Fired After Protest. Mexican guest workers who joined a strike to protest the death of a berry picker were fired by their employer, Sarbanand Farms in Sumas, WA. The workers, who were recruited under the H2A program and were working with an expired work […]
FRIDAY, AUGUST 4 PROGRAM # 8125 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. The program opens with a review of the news about the leakage of the transcripts of the phone call between presidents Trump and Peña Nieto in which Trump tells the Mexican president: “Stop saying Mexico won’t pay for the wall.” Radio listeners called and […]
FRIDAY, JULY 28 PROGRAM # 8120 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Considering the lack of reliable official records regarding the number of missing persons, and after discovering a growing number of clandestine graves, which already amount to a total of a thousand seventy-eight counted in 19 states, the Diocesan Center for Human Rights decided to […]
Nearly 4,000 Haitian refugees are trapped in Tijuana on the Mexican border. Unable to gain asylum in the United States due to President Trump’s immigration policy, many have decided to establish themselves in Mexico.
FRIDAY, JULY 21 PROGRAM # 8115 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Due to crimes against humanity, more than 100 organizations asked the International Criminal Court to initiate an investigation on Coahuila and make a statement on the violence in that state. For the past 9 years, there has been a number of incidents of bloodshed, […]
FRIDAY, JULY 14 PROGRAM # 8110 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Despite videotapes that show how Lesvy Berlin was beaten by her partner before her body was found dead on the university campus, the judge assigned to the case validated the suicide version and accused the assailant of voluntary manslaughter, claiming he did not prevent […]
(Español) “No estamos condonando responsabilidad a ninguna empresa, como tampoco podemos estar estancados en un lamento… El fideicomiso no está en funciones, no tiene ninguna operatividad, aunque la gente siga necesitándolo”: Wenceslao Cota Montoya, delegado de la Secretaría de Gobernación en Sonora.
FRIDAY, JULY 7 PROGRAM # 8105 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. In the Mexican state of Tlaxcala, police authorities do not investigate allegations of disappearance of women and girls. According to the lawyers of the victim’s families, when there is evidence to find the disappeared persons, or to prosecute their captors, the police destroys it. […]