MONDAY, MAY 18. PROGRAM # 7523 12:00 PM PT Health for All: Round Two. The Health for All Act, a bill reintroduced this year by Sen. Ricardo Lara in an effort to extend health care coverage to immigrants who were left out of ACA, is on hold. A review on its costs has placed the […]
(Español) “Todos los políticos dicen lo mismo cuando se acercan las elecciones. Marco Rubio está muy joven para la presidencia y Jeb Bush posiblemente siga la misma línea de su padre y su hermano. Así que la opción es Hillary Clinton, pero esperemos que no salga como Obama con sus promesas”,
FRIDAY, MAY 15. PROGRAM # 7522 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Farm laborers in San Quintín win an agreement of minimum wage of 200 pesos per day and for all workers arrested during protests to be freed without charge, according to a spokesman for the farmworker movement, after meeting with federal and Baja California state […]
Anti-immigrant policies put in place by the Arizona government received another hit, when a state court helped open the doors to higher education for immigrant youth who had been denied the opportunity. Valeria Fernandez has more from Phoenix.
“You can feel him here with us!” said the master of ceremonies, Chilean Carlos Baron. Rafael’s friend Fernando Andrés Torres was at the tribute and gives us the following testimony in the first person. This feature is part of the series Raices: Los Maestros. Artists passing on their art to the next generation.
THURSDAY, MAY 14. PROGRAM # 7521 12:00 PM PT Poet Lucha Corpi. Renowned novelist and poet Lucha Corpi talks about her decades-long literary body of work and comments on current political issues. Corpi opened ground as the first Chicana to publish mystery novels. Her books are filled with stories of women, poor people, immigrant struggles […]
(Español) En los años 70 el maestro García Villamil fundó y dirigió el reconocido conjunto musical Emikeke, con proyección nacional e internacional. Sus grabaciones han sido recogidas por especialistas en esta música, tanto en Estados Unidos como en El Caribe y Latinoamérica.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 13. PROGRAM # 7520 12:00 PM PT Latinos and the Digital Divide. For many Latinos, Smartphones are the only way to go online to meet their basic information needs. Latinos are more likely to depend on their Smartphones to find health services, educational content and other essential needs. What does it mean for […]
(Español) Y es que durante casi una década, el CDM ha trabajado para eliminar la frontera México-EE.UU. como un obstáculo para el acceso a la justicia de las y los trabajadores migrantes a través de servicios legales, alcance a comunidades, educación y desarrollo de liderazgo e incidencia política.
TUESDAY, MAY 12. PROGRAM # 7519 12:00 PM PT Reforming Detention Centers. After visiting immigrant detention centers in several states, Catholic bishops found flaws in due process and human rights protections and are releasing this week a series of recommendations to reform the US immigrant detention system. A prominent leader of the Catholic church discusses […]