FRIDAY, MARCH 17 PROGRAM # 9948 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. After the kidnapping and murder of US citizens in the border city of Matamoros, hardline Republican policy makers threatened to push for measures to deploy the US military to fight Mexican drug cartels. Analysts discuss the reactions on both sides of the border. These […]
THURSDAY, MARCH 16 PROGRAM # 9947 12:00 PM PT Anti-War Rally. On the 20th anniversary of the US invasion of Iraq, anti-war demonstrators are descending on the White House to call for negotiated peace in Ukraine. World-renowned author and activist Noam Chomsky will be a featured speaker at the rally this weekend to protest the […]
(Español) Demanda en Texas contra FDA para retirar píldora abortiva, con posible alcance nacional
(Español) Los abogados discuten ante el juez por la revocación de la aprobación federal de la píldora abortiva. El juez dijo que pronto decidiría si emite una orden judicial preliminar que ordene a la F.D.A. retirar su aprobación del fármaco o esperar al ensayo completo.
Florida Farm Workers March for Fair Food. Also, Presidential Hopeful’s Hardline Conservative Agenda.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15 PROGRAM # 9945 12:00 PM PT Florida Farm Workers March for Fair Food. Farm workers and supporters in Florida began a 45-mile march called to denounce human rights abuses in US agriculture and urge retail food giants to join the Fair Food Program. The march started in Pahokee, a farming town where […]
Extra Edition: “A Ballad of Love and Glory.”
THURSDAY, MARCH 16 PROGRAM # 9946 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: “A Ballad of Love and Glory.” In this interview, author Reyna Grande talks about her recent novel A Ballad of Love and Glory, a story inspired by the 1846 US war against Mexico and the dramatic fate of the San Patricios, the Irish soldiers […]
TUESDAY, MARCH 14 PROGRAM # 9944 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Investigative reporters tell the dramatic story of a Nicaraguan migrant child’s death on a farm in Wisconsin, the failed sheriff’s investigation that followed, and the serious questions this death raises about the immigration system and the fate of immigrant workers and their families on […]
Extra Edition: California Storms State of Emergency.
TUESDAY, MARCH 14 PROGRAM # 9943 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: California Storms State of Emergency. Thousands of residents in Central California have been evacuated as an atmospheric river hits again the area with heavy rains, high winds, flash floods, and widespread power outages. Emergency service officials assess the damage and share resources for people […]
Gabino Palomares. (Repeat)
MONDAY, MARCH 13 PROGRAM # 9942 12:00 PM PT Gabino Palomares. (Repeat) The singer and songwriter Gabino Palomares, a leading, founding figure in Latin America’s New Song movement, is celebrating 50 years of a career dedicated to singing to love and social justice. In this interview, he reflects on his life as a troubadour, his […]
FRIDAY, MARCH 10 PROGRAM # 9941 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Women in Mexico join events across the globe to mark International Women’s Day. While many protest the scourge of poverty and violence against women, others celebrate the growing leadership role Mexican women are playing in politics, education, and other fields. Also, after Mexico passed […]
Immigration Registry Date Change Proposed, and 8 Million Stand to Benefit
With the support of prominent immigrants’ rights organizations, Latino legislators have unveiled a new bill that could legalize more than eight million undocumented immigrants in one fell swoop.