Línea Abierta

Línea Abierta is the first — and only — national live talk and call-in program in public broadcasting interconnecting Spanish-speaking audiences and newsmakers throughout the United States and Mexico.  Each weekday, Línea Abierta offers an hour of news, analysis, features, interviews, round-tables, special series and listener call-ins on current events, health, jobs, politics, the environment, education, the arts and culture, race relations and immigrant rights, and more. Diverse guests and audience members exchange views and crucial information, as our experienced hosts lead the dialogue.  Radio Bilingüe launched Línea Abierta in 1995 to meet the void of intelligent, thoughtful Spanish language and Latino-oriented public affairs programming in public and commercial media — and it is still unmatched today, carried by 75 stations across the nation. Available free to stations via satellite, content deport and radiobilingue.org.

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Races and Initiatives to Watch.

15 October, 2018

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...

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Mexico Edition. A Repeat.

12 October, 2018

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...

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Linea Abierta Programming: WEEK OF OCTOBER 15, 2018

12 October, 2018

LÍNEA ABIERTA, the nation’s only daily Spanish-language talk show in public radio.

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No Latinos in Film. Also, “Invisible No More.”

11 October, 2018

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...

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The Battle for Congress.

10 October, 2018

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...

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Immigration Edition.

9 October, 2018

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9 PROGRAM # 8442 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. A distinguished journalist and writer comments on the role journalists should play when covering immigration -...

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Kavanaugh Vote. Also, California: Newsom vs. Cox. Also, Reaching Out to Voters.

8 October, 2018

MONDAY, OCTOBER 8 PROGRAM # 8441 12:00 PM PT Kavanaugh Vote. Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in as the new Supreme Court Justice after being confirmed in the...

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Mexico Edition.

5 October, 2018

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5 PROGRAM # 8440 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. This month marks the 50th anniversary of the students’ massacre on October 2, 1968. In public...

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Medicaid Initiatives.

4 October, 2018

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4 PROGRAM # 8439 12:00 PM PT Medicaid Initiatives. Initiatives to fully expand Medicaid to cover the uninsured working poor in rural communities will be...

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Elections Watch.

3 October, 2018

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3 PROGRAM # 8438 12:00 PM PT Elections Watch. The battle in Texas between US Senate candidates Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke is in a...

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Meet the Hosts

Chelis Lopez and Samuel Orozco

Línea Abierta originates from the Radio Bilingüe studios in Oakland and Fresno, California with hosts Chelis Lopez and Samuel Orozco. Each Friday a Mexico edition airs hosted by journalist Martha Elena Ramirez.

Showtimes

LIVE Monday to Friday 12 - 1:00 pm PT
Tape Delay Monday to Friday 9 - 10:00 pm PT

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1-800-34-LINEA (U.S. & Puerto Rico)

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