WEDNESDAY, MAY 11. PROGRAM # 7780 12:00 PM PT Champion of Sea Turtles. A Puerto Rican environmental activist who helped lead a campaign to create a nature reserve to protect the leatherback sea turtle won the prestigious Goldman Prize in the US. Two decades ago, developers planned to build mega-resorts, golf courses, shopping malls, and […]
TUESDAY, MAY 10. PROGRAM # 7779 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Donald Trump is now the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. The national leader of the Latino Republicans join this program to discuss Trump’s immigration plans, his standing among Latinos, his prospects for November and the Republicans’ plans for the convention. An immigration advocate also comments […]
(Español) Mañana jueves Radio Bilingüe rinde homenaje póstumo a Alma Garza, embajadora de la Música Texana, fallecida en Fresno.
(Español) En el homenaje a “Miss Alma”, abierto al público de 6:00 a 9:00 PM en el Centro Comunitario de Parlier, se proyectará un video de Mark Lozada, con imágenes y audios de Alma Garza y mensajes de despedida de verdaderos íconos de la Música Texana.
MONDAY, MAY 9. PROGRAM # 7778 12:00 PM PT Diluting the Latino Vote? A group of Latino citizens are challenging Kern County accusing the local government of using a gerrymandered redistricting map to dilute the Latino vote and prevent them from gaining fair representation on the Board of Supervisors. For decades, Latinos have had a […]
(Español) Después de barrer el piso con los inmigrantes y por asociación con todos los hispanos de Estados Unidos, Trump pretende apelar a los latinos con desafortunados estereotipos. Los hispanos no somos una comunidad homogénea. No dudo que habrá latinos que apoyen a Trump, pero me atrevo a afirmar que la inmensa mayoría se ha sentido ofendida por las declaraciones de este señor.
FRIDAY, MAY 29. PROGRAM # 7777 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. None of the 24 people who died from the explosion in the Pajaritos petrochemical plant Clorados III in Mexico, was a worker from Petróleos Mexicanos, but instead employees of companies that were sub-contracted by the company ICA-Fluor, who were not trained adequately to operate […]
How hard would it be for you to stop drinking soda or junk food for 100 days? Hundreds of people in Kern County, in the south of California’s Central Valley, did just that, and also took on the challenge to do exercise during that time. In their county, 6 out of 10 residents are overweight.
Five Latino and African-American residents of San Francisco went on hunger strike April 21st, to protest the racism of the city’s police, and the death, in the last three years, of four Black and Latino people shot by police.
THURSDAY, MAY 5. PROGRAM # 7776 12:00 PM PT Cinco de Mayo: A Fiesta for Sale? Cinco de Mayo festivals began as a Mexican-American tradition to celebrate national pride and community self-determination. Now, the growing corporate sponsorship has turned the cultural events into a marketing opportunity for beer commercials and a drinking holiday. In contrast, […]