Tag Archives: Immigration

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Guest Workers in the Crosshairs.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4. PROGRAM # 7711 12:00 PM PT Guest Workers in the Crosshairs. In the recent omnibus budget bill, the US Congress included a provision that will expand the H-2B guest visa program while removing funds from the Department of Labor to make it harder for the agency to enforce key protections for those […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 26. PROGRAM # 7704 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. The roundup of Central American families early this month and rumors of raids continue sending a chill through Central American neighborhoods. And the US Supreme Court agreed to hear arguments on Deferred Action and include a ruling on the “Take Care” clause. Social and […]

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Heartbreaking Separation. Also, Huelga! At Fifty Years.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 6. PROGRAM # 7690 12:00 PM PT Heartbreaking Separation. Deported moms who live in the border city of Tijuana announce the publication of several books where they tell their heartbreaking stories of deportation and separation from their children. Their leader also comments on the opening of a shelter for deported women and legislation […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 5. PROGRAM # 7689 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Activists urge President Obama to call off federal raids to deport hundreds of Central American women and children that entered the country last year and were ordered removed from the US by a judge. This weekend, dozens of parents and children were captured in […]

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The Year in Review.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 31. PROGRAM # 7686 12:00 PM PT The Year in Review. Thousands of farm workers staged an unprecedented walk out in San Quintin. Parents of the Ayotzinapa disappeared bring their plight to the US. Juan Felipe Herrera makes history as the first Latino poet laureate in the US. Key players remember the Grape […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 29. PROGRAM # 7684 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. In the last immigration edition of the year, the top leader of the nation’s immigration attorneys group gives a report card on President Obama’s immigration efforts for 2015 and gives recommendations on reform actions Obama could take in his final year in office. Guests: […]

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“East of Salinas.” Also, LGBTs in the Fields.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 28. PROGRAM # 7683 12:00 PM PT “East of Salinas.” This film tells the story of a gifted third-grade boy who dreams of a life better than the hard-working fields and the gang-riddled streets of Salinas. And it’s also the story of his dedicated teacher, who is also a son of migrants. While […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 22. PROGRAM # 7679 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Congress passed an omnibus spending bill, avoiding the threat of a government shutdown but making it harder for millions of immigrants to file taxes using an ITIN, and receive tax credits. Also, in a sort of wish for the Holidays, advocates and congresswomen call […]

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Zero Net Migration from Mexico.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1. PROGRAM # 7664 12:00 PM PT Zero Net Migration from Mexico. More Mexicans are leaving the US than coming. As immigration from other countries is growing, Mexican migration is coming to an end. Those are the findings of a reputed research institution. Listeners comment on the possible reasons of this reverse migration. […]

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Refugees in the Crossfire.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 24. PROGRAM # 7659 12:00 PM PT Refugees in the Crossfire. President Obama pledged to admit thousands of refugees fleeing violence in Syria. Following the tragic attacks in Paris, nearly half of the US governors asked the federal government not to resettle Syrians refugees into their state and the US House voted to […]

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