Politics & Elections
MONDAY, OCTOBER 15 PROGRAM # 8446 12:00 PM PT Races and Initiatives to Watch. With three weeks to Election Day, political analysts give their views on the US House races to watch in California and key measures in the November ballot. They also report on the increasing efforts to register Latinos to vote and the […]
(Español) A tres semanas de la elección persisten en el sur flagrantes tácticas de supresión del voto
(Español) El estado de Georgia dice que los votantes cuyas solicitudes están congeladas o en estado “pendiente” tienen 26 meses para solucionar cualquier problema antes de que se cancele su solicitud o registro y aún pueden emitir un voto provisional.
The public dialogue will focus on issues of the highest interest to residents of CD 21, including access to health care, access to higher education, DACA and immigration, jobs, air quality and the water access crisis.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12 PROGRAM # 8445 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. A Repeat. This month marks the 50th anniversary of the students’ massacre on October 2, 1968. In public squares and official buildings the national flag is flying at half-mast. And on the walls of honor of the legislative chambers, the legend: “To the student movement […]
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11 PROGRAM # 8444 12:00 PM PT No Latinos in Film. Despite being the biggest moviegoers, Latino talents and stories are largely excluded from the film industry, and, as a consequence, non Latinos end up believing the myths and stereotypes of powerful politicians who use Latinos as their favorite target. Advocates point to […]
(Español) Le estamos siguiendo la pista a la trascendental iniciativa 4, también conocida como de Segundas Oportunidades. Esta restauraría el voto a expresos que ya han purgado sentencia.
(Español) Un vistazo a vuelo de pájaro como recordatorio sobre varias contiendas por las gubernaturas de algunos estados que Radio Bilingüe observa aquí como campos de batalla.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10 PROGRAM # 8443 12:00 PM PT The Battle for Congress. The battle for control of Congress is heating up in what is seen as the first referendum on Trump’s two years in the White House. California, with seven competitive districts held by Republicans, is ground zero in the fight. Listeners call in […]
Radio Bilingüe to Broadcast Critical 2018 Candidates Forums – Continuing Latino Voter Engagement News Tradition
These special Elections 2018 broadcasts will air on all Radio Bilingüe stations in California including three full-power stations in the San Joaquin Valley – 91.5 KSJV Fresno, KMPO 88.7 Modesto-Stockton and KTQX 90.1 Bakersfield – as well as an additional 60 stations affiliated with the Latino public radio network around the state and nation.
Linda Sarsour is a national civil rights leader, co-founder of the Women’s March and prominent advocate for Muslim-Americans, immigrants and communities of color in the U.S. A proud Palestinian-American from Brooklyn, New York, she is the mother of three. Sarsour was recently a keynote speaker at the Fight for All convening of The California Endowment, […]