Politics & Elections
(Español) Realizada para CNN por la firma de investigación SSRS fue la cuarta encuesta calificadora que mostró que Castro había superado ese obstáculo (del 2%), y cumplido con el otro estándar de la calificación, establecido por el Comité Nacional Demócrata, al recibir donaciones de más de 130 mil personas.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 20 PROGRAM # 8676 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Jose Bello, an immigrant activist imprisoned for three months after reciting a poem against family separations at a public forum, was released from an ICE detention center in Central California once NFL players helped pay the bail. José and his lawyer talk about his […]
MONDAY, AUGUST 19 PROGRAM # 8675 12:00 PM PT Living in Fear. On the heels of the El Paso massacre, Latinos around the country are in a state of alert and anxiety, fearing to be the next target. A new poll by the largest organization of psychologists shows that a large majority of adults are […]
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 […]
THURSDAY, AUGUST 15 PROGRAM # 8673 12:00 PM PT Another Push to Ban Toxic Pesticide. Health and labor groups are suing the Trump administration after its environmental agency refused to ban a widely used pesticide, linked to permanent brain damage in young children and farmworker poisonings. Last month, the EPA gave the green light to […]
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14 PROGRAM # 8672 12:00 PM PT Hate and Gun Violence. After mass shootings in Gilroy and El Paso, Latinos around the country live in fear, as the public’s call for action on hate and gun-control legislation grows lauder. Analysts talk about the demonizing of immigrants, trauma and white supremacist terrorism. Guests: Sindy Benavides, […]
TUESDAY, AUGUST 13 PROGRAM # 8671 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Nearly 700 immigrants were detained in poultry plants of Mississippi, in the largest single-state ICE raid. Children left behind are spending the night at schools; the federal action took place after immigrant workers tried to unionize against unsafe working conditions. On other story: As […]
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 […]
Angered by the massacre in El Paso, Texas, considered the largest attack on the Latino community in the country’s modern history, a dozen community groups held a protest in front of the White House.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 8 PROGRAM # 8668 12:00 PM PT Republicans Retire from Congress in Texas. Will Hurd, the only Black Republican in the US House, will not seek reelection. Hurd, who represents a Latino-majority district along the Texas-Mexico border, is the third of Texas Republicans in stepping down. What’s going on in Texas? Guest: TBA. […]