Politics & Elections
New Obamacare Repeal. Also, Mexico and Puerto Rico After the Natural Disasters. Also, Colorado River Protector.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 PROGRAM # 8163 12:00 PM PST. New Obamacare Repeal. Republicans are staging a last-ditch push to pass a bill to repeal Obamacare with a simple majority. With a united Democratic opposition and two Republicans against it, the bill has slim chances, but the debate is rising in tone. Analysts comment on the […]
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 PROGRAM # 8162 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: Edgar Juarez/Facebook For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 PROGRAM # 8161 12:00 PM PT Big Quake Hits Mexico. A second powerful earthquake hit Central Mexico, killing more than 250 and devastating Mexico City and other areas around the nation’s capital. The strong temblor leveled hundreds of buildings in the old town of Jojutla. This is a report on the local, […]
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 PROGRAM #8160 6:00PM-7:00PM PST. Town Hall Meeting on Future of DACA. Radio Bilingüe and community organizations convene in a town hall meeting in Fresno to air public opinions about the humanitarian impact of President Trump’s ending of DACA. What’s Congress doing to bring relief to Dreamers? What are local authorities doing to […]
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 PROGRAM # 8159 5:00PM-6:00PM PST. Town Hall Meeting on Future of DACA. Radio Bilingüe and community organizations convene in a town hall meeting in Fresno to air public opinions about the humanitarian impact of President Trump’s ending of DACA. What’s Congress doing to bring relief to Dreamers? What are local authorities doing […]
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 PROGRAM # 8158 12:00 PM PST. Helping DACA Recipients. As tens of thousands Dreamers rush to meet the October 5 deadline to renew their DACA applications after Trump ended the program, a judge in Brooklyn calls on the federal government to extend the tight deadline. Grassroots groups, colleges, school districts and other […]
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 PROGRAM # 8157 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. While in Sacramento, a bill to declare California a sanctuary state passed the Assembly and has all political winds in favor, in the US House a committee of hardline Republicans works on Dreamer-related legislation. In addition, the appeals court in New Orleans is holding […]
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 PROGRAM # 8156 12:00 PM PST. Hurricane Irma’s Aftermath: Hunger in the Fields. A week after powerful Hurricane Irma hit Florida, thousands of residents in the most impoverished farm working communities are struggling to get food, bottled water and gas. In the farming town of Immokalee, many families were left homeless when […]
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 PROGRAM # 8155 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Central American migrants and the humanitarian peace brigade “Marabunta” are helping those affected by the earthquake in Oaxaca. From the first hours, they worked in the recovery of bodies and buildings, as well as in the demolition of cracked façades. Now they distribute groceries […]
(Español) La HR 3697 amplía la lista de posibles infracciones que pudieran ser identificadas como pandillerismo, para poder detener a estos jóvenes sin pruebas, sólo bajo sospecha de ser pandilleros.