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Trabajadores agrícolas con visa H 2A reclamando sus derechos

Guest Workers Fired After Protest. Also, Mexican Cartoonist Rius Dies.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 9 PROGRAM # 8128 12:00 PM PST. Guest Workers Fired After Protest. Mexican guest workers who joined a strike to protest the death of a berry picker were fired by their employer, Sarbanand Farms in Sumas, WA. The workers, who were recruited under the H2A program and were working with an expired work […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 8 PROGRAM # 8127 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. President Trump endorsed last week a Republican Senate bill to drastically cut the number of legal immigrants and called for a “merit-based” system that would give preference to highly-skilled, English-speaking immigrants over those seeking to reunify with their family. Analysts discuss the ramifications of […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 1 PROGRAM # 8122 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. In a speech in Ohio, President Trump called certain immigrants “predators” and “animals,” followed by remarks in New York against criminal Salvadoran gangs, in a hardline push for deportations. Also, the House of Representatives passed a spending bill with 1.6 billion to begin the […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, JULY 25 PROGRAM # 8117 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. Responding to the growing threats against DACA and the uncertainty faced by young immigrants, US senators from both parties introduced a new Dream Act bill that would allow immigrants who grew up in the US to apply for legal residence and eventually earn citizenship. […]

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Immigration Edition. Also, County Aids ICE in Secret.

TUESDAY, JULY 18 PROGRAM # 8112 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. Latino members of Congress urged DHS Secretary Kelly to support DACA and TPS. Instead, he warned those programs are at risk. Also, a bill to increase funding for the border wall and more immigrant detention beds is moving forward in Congress. Also, comments on […]

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US First Undocumented Lawyer.

TUESDAY, JULY 11 PROGRAM # 8107 12:00 PM PST. US First Undocumented Lawyer. Sergio García, the first undocumented lawyer in the nation, talks about his personal journey to get a law degree and eventually a law license, a story he narrates in his book “Undocumented Lawyer.” He reviews similar trailblazing cases in New York and […]

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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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Immigration Edition. Also, The Birth of the US South West.

TUESDAY, JULY 4 PROGRAM # 8102 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. The US House of Representatives passed two hard-line immigration bills. One would increase criminal penalties against immigrants who re-enter without authorization the US after being deported, and the other one would punish cities that may have sanctuary policies, and force them to honor immigration […]

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Cal Fresh – Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

CalFresh (federally known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP) is a federally mandated, state-supervised, and county-operated government program that provides monthly food benefits to assist low-income households in purchasing the food they need to maintain adequate nutritional levels. Guest: Katya Lopez, Representative from Yolo County Health and Human Services Agency

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, JUNE 27 PROGRAM # 8097 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. Leading immigration lawyer groups are tackling the crisis of legal representation for immigrant with a new plan to mobilize and prepare volunteer lawyers to defend immigrants facing deportation. They are also working with cities that create legal funds for families in need of defense. […]

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