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(Español) Por encima de todo, nosotros deseamos derechos políticos igualitarios, porque sin ellos, nuestras deficiencias serán permanentes. Sé que esto suena revolucionario para los blancos de este país, porque la mayoría de los votantes serán africanos.
Hundreds of thousands of American children are suffering withdrawal, aggression, separation anxiety, and symptoms consistent with PTSD, because of the wave of detentions and deportations of parents. “From a mental health perspective, the only categories we have to speak about this are depression, anxiety, somatic symptoms, ADHD, but I feel that those categories do not truly honor what is happening at a national level,” said Maria Jose Soerens. “In those conditions, to be honest, there is not much we can do as mental health professionals. The source of the stress is completely outside of the family. How can you teach a child to cope with conditions that are completely outside of anyone’s power?”
Dr. Jesus Rodriguez, primary health physician at Kaiser Permanente, Fresno speaks on Latinos and medical careers.
Monsignor Miguel Patiño Velázquez, Bishop of Apatzingán, wrote a blistering critique of the lack of action by federal and local authorities to solve the growing wave of violence and chaos in the Mexican state of Michoacán. He calls this Western state “a failed state,” filled with corruption and impunity, with many officials at the service [...]
(Español) Aunque saluda el apoyo que su homólogo republicano Jeff Denham dio al proyecto de reforma migratoria HR 15, el congresista David Valadao, del valle de San Joaquín, CA, dijo a Samuel Orozco que por lo pronto no se sumará a ese respaldo… que tiene problemas con el lenguaje del proyecto.
Canadian mining companies have increased their presence in Mexico during the last two decades. Some sectors of society accuse the government of not consulting with citizens before giving permits for up to 50 years of mining. In the southern state of Oaxaca, this type of permits could open mines that community groups fought for a long time to close. Our correspondent Vladimir Flores has more details.
SantiagoLucero, spokesperson for Covered California, informs listeners about health coverage options under California’s healthcare exchange.