TUESDAY, JULY 7. PROGRAM # 7559 12:00 PM PT Trump and the GOP Presidential Race. During his presidential announcement, billionaire mogul Donald Trump called Mexican immigrants criminals and rapists. Following an uproar in the Latino community, a number of businesses and celebrities have cut ties with the conservative presidential candidate. And while some Republican leaders […]
MONDAY, JULY 6. PROGRAM # 7558 12:00 PM PT Radio Bilingüe: 35 Years. Radio Bilingüe is celebrating 35 years of community radio service. Its first station went on the air in Fresno, CA in 1980 with the mission to give access to the airwaves to Latinos in the California’s Central Valley. It eventually became the […]
FRIDAY, JULY 3. PROGRAM # 7557 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: iivangm/Flickr For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org
WEDNESDAY, JULY 1. PROGRAM # 7555 12:00 PM PT Charleston Church Shooting. A young white gunman has been arrested in connection with the killing of nine black parishioners at a Charleston Church in South Carolina, leaving the nation shaken. Federal authorities are likely to file hate crime charges and may also prosecute it as an […]
(Español) En una carta leída por la televisión estatal cubana, Raúl Castro reafirmó hoy las declaraciones de su homólogo estadunidense. “La República de Cuba ha decidido restablecer relaciones diplomáticas con los Estados Unidos de América y abrir misiones diplomáticas permanentes en nuestros respectivos países el 20 de julio de 2015″, dijo Castro en su misiva.
MONDAY, JUNE 29. PROGRAM # 7553 12:00 PM PT Same-Sex Marriage: A Right. Gay couples have a right to marry in all 50 U.S. states. The US Supreme Court also ruled that 14 states now have to stop enforcing their bans on same-sex marriage. Meantime, Mexico’s Supreme Court recently gave a green light to same […]
FRIDAY, JUNE 26. PROGRAM # 7552 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: Antony Stanley/Flickr For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org
(Español) La corte le da unas tres semanas a la parte derrotada para solicitar una reconsideración, por lo que el decreto no entrará en vigor de manera inmediata. Pero “algunas autoridades estatales y de condado podrían decidir que el riesgo de emitir licencias de matrimonio a las parejas del mismo sexo es mínimo”.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24. PROGRAM # 7550 12:00 PM PT Supreme Court and Health Care Subsidies. The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to announce this week a decision on the case King v. Burwell, challenging the legality of health care subsidies. What’s at stake for the Affordable Care Act and consumers? Who would be affected if […]
FRIDAY, JUNE 19. PROGRAM # 7547 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. A conversation with journalist Lourdes Encinas about her book “49 Razones Para no Olvidar” (49 Reasons Not to Forget), in which she chronicles the fire that occurred at the ABC Childcare in Hermosillo, Sonora. Six years after the tragedy in which 49 children died […]