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Immigration Edition. Also, Fires Still Raging.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10 PROGRAM # 8174 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. An analyst comments on Trump’s immigration principles that threaten to derail Dreamers legislation. An attorney gives advice for those who didn’t renew their DACA permit in time and start losing protections. Also, members of Congress talk about two bills recently introduced in the House. […]

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Free College in California. Also, Families Reading at Home. Also, Mass Evacuations During Wild Fires.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 9 PROGRAM # 8173 12:00 PM PST. Free College in California. California would offer a free year of community college if Gov. Brown signs the bill into law. California may join Tennessee, Oregon and Rhode Island in the list of states that provide tuition-free community college programs. This is an interview with the […]

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Restorative Justice in Rural Schools.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 PROGRAM # 8165 12:00 PM PST. Restorative Justice in Rural Schools. As a new jail is being built in neighboring Indio, sign of a jail-building boom in the state, youth advocates in rural Coachella are pushing for restorative justice programs in the schools as an alternative to punitive discipline such as expulsion […]

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Big Quake Hits Mexico. Also, Hurricane Maria Devastates Puerto Rico.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 PROGRAM # 8161 12:00 PM PT Big Quake Hits Mexico. A second powerful earthquake hit Central Mexico, killing more than 250 and devastating Mexico City and other areas around the nation’s capital. The strong temblor leveled hundreds of buildings in the old town of Jojutla. This is a report on the local, […]

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Posted in Línea Abierta, Mexico, Politics & Elections |
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Plans to Attack College Admissions.

MONDAY, AUGUST 7 PROGRAM # 8126 12:00 PM PST. Plans to Attack College Admissions. The Justice Department plans to investigate affirmative action policies in college admissions to determine whether those programs discriminate against students based on race. Civil rights advocates fear this will lead to lawsuits against universities for not admitting more white students over […]

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Restoring Bilingual Education.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 3 PROGRAM # 8124 12:00 PM PT Restoring Bilingual Education. California is allocating new funds to train bilingual teachers to address the shortage of bilingual educators and the state Department of Education has announced a new language policy to help expand bilingual instruction, as part of Proposition 58, the new law approved by […]

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Dreamer and Biomedical Scientist. Also, Sanctuary State Bill Moving Forward.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 5 PROGRAM # 8103 12:00 PM PST. Dreamer and Biomedical Scientist. A conversation with Dreamer Yuriana Aguilar, the first undocumented to graduate as a Ph.D. in the history of her high-ranked college and who is currently studying cells and functions of the heart in a prestigious research institution. With only a DACA work […]

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Student Debt Crisis. Also, Mexican American Studies Trial.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28 PROGRAM # 8098 12:00 PM PST. Student Debt Crisis. Student debt disproportionately impacts middle-class communities of color and is ravaging the economy of young Millennials. Latino and African American families suffer more from higher rates of student loan delinquency. We hear from a leading legislator about initiatives to help students avoid or […]

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Trump Budget.

THURSDAY, JUNE 1 PROGRAM # 8079 12:00 PM PT Trump Budget. President Trump’s budget plan, which would cut the taxes for millionaires and make deep cuts to social spending, is a threat against the economy of the Latino family, according to social leaders. Also, a new report says the House Republican health bill would leave […]

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Debt-Free College.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 10 PROGRAM # 8063 12:00 PM PST. Debt-Free College. At a time of rising tuition fees and financial crisis for college students, legislators in California are proposing a bold plan to help students avoid loan debt. The program, called “Degrees Not Debt,” would help students of public universities pay for tuition fees and […]

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