(Español) “Estamos viendo un gran aumento de contagios con la variante Delta, especialmente entre los ya vacunados. Y por eso nos preparamos para que siga un aumento de casos de MIS-C”.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 PROGRAM # 9389 11:00 AM PDT Extra Edition: Tips for Talking to Youth About Suicide. In this repeat program: children and youth have been particularly affected by the pandemic. Their emotional, physical and academic wellbeing has been hit after isolation and remote learning. As they go back to school and readjust to […]
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 PROGRAM # 9390 12:00 PM PDT Covid Booster Shots: Who Needs Them? US health authorities will begin distributing Covid vaccine booster shots in coming days as vaccine protection seems to wane over time. Who and why should get the booster shot? Is it necessary? When can you get it? How effective is […]
(Español) La industria agrícola empeora con el cambio climático pero los agricultores dicen no poder darse el lujo de impedir que se levante la cosecha.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 PROGRAM # 9388 12:00 PM PDT Protecting Field Workers Against Toxic Smoke. A bill sitting in California Gov. Newsom’s desk would designate farm laborers as “essential workers” and would give them access to N-95 masks, the kind of masks healthcare workers wear, to protect against wildfire smoke particles during the harvest season. […]
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 PROGRAM # 9386 11:00 AM PDT Extra Edition: Latinos in Community Colleges. A Repeat Program. As a record number of Latino students are headed to college in the fall enrollment season, many are looking into community colleges as a viable option to continue higher education. College leaders are reaching out to Latino […]
(Español) Entre los requisitos contemplados se ordena a los empleadores a proporcionar sombra, agua y aire acondicionado cuando sea posible, “y que brinden acceso a atención médica a los trabajadores que están expuestos regularmente al calor”.
(Español) “La prohibición del aborto en Texas depende de ciudadanos privados y no de funcionarios estatales ni de las fuerzas del orden para hacerla cumplir.
Emergency Order to Block Texas Abortion Ban Sought. Latino Leaders Tackle Pandemic Los Angeles Student Vaccines Mandate.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 PROGRAM # 9385 12:00 PM PDT Senate Parliamentarian Rules Against Immigration Reform Draft. The Senate Parliamentarian ruled last night that Democrats cannot include immigration reform into their budget reconciliation package because the policy change does not belong in a strictly fiscal matter. The news is a major setback to the Biden administration, […]
In an interim ruling, the federal judge hearing Baca’s class action lawsuit this summer ordered ICE to offer vaccination to all detained immigrants who have chronic medical conditions or disabilities or are 55 or older. The Biden administration appealed the order on Aug. 23.