Tag Archives: Immigration

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“In the Country We Love.”

TUESDAY, MAY 24. PROGRAM # 7789 12:00 PM PT “In the Country We Love.” Actress Diane Guerrero, best known for her star roles in the TV hits “Jane the Virgin and “Orange is the New Black,” has written a memoir titled “In the Country We Love: My Family Divided,” where she tells her heartbreaking story […]

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Medi-Cal for Undocumented Kids Starts.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 18. PROGRAM # 7785 12:00 PM PT Medi-Cal for Undocumented Kids Starts. Enrollment in full Medi-Cal for low-income undocumented children begins this week, under the new Health for All Kids law. California becomes the largest state to provide health care to all low-income children, including the undocumented. In this program, impacted families talk […]

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Immigration Emergency Rapid Response.

MONDAY, MAY 16. PROGRAM # 7783 12:00 PM PT Immigration Emergency Rapid Response. When ICE agents knocked on the door of Mexican immigrant David Gonzalez’ home in Los Angeles, his neighbor immediately called a local church pastor and an advocate. By the time Gonzalez was in custody at the local detention center, a network of […]

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Immigration Edition. Also, Latino Students Win Right to Wear “Dump Trump” T-Shirt.

TUESDAY, MAY 10. PROGRAM # 7779 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Donald Trump is now the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. The national leader of the Latino Republicans join this program to discuss Trump’s immigration plans, his standing among Latinos, his prospects for November and the Republicans’ plans for the convention. An immigration advocate also comments […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, MAY 3. PROGRAM # 7774 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. A Mexican deported mother turned herself in at the US border requesting US authorities to allow her to get reunited with her family. Now she is finally living together with her two US-born children. She tells us how she did it. This and other […]

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Pushing Back on Mass Detention.

TUESDAY, APRIL 26. PROGRAM # 7769 12:00 PM PT Pushing Back on Mass Detention. In a move announced as a step against mass incarceration and inhumane treatment of immigrants in detention, State Sen. Ricardo Lara proposes new standards on immigrant detention facilities in California. Known as the “Dignity not Detention Act,” the new bill would […]

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Migrant Rights to Higher Forum. Also, A Well-Rounded Education.

TUESDAY, APRIL 19. PROGRAM # 7764 12:00 PM PT Migrant Rights to Higher Forum. This is a report on two petitions to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in Washington DC. The family of Anastasio Hernández Rojas and international law experts urge the human rights body to hold Border Patrol agents accountable in the brutal […]

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Supreme Court Hears DAPA Case.

MONDAY, APRIL 18. PROGRAM # 7763 12:00 PM PT Supreme Court Hears DAPA Case. Today, the US Supreme Court hears oral arguments in a case challenging President Obama’s immigration executive actions, known as DAPA and DACA plus. Thousands rally outside the court urging the justices to lift the block against the presidential orders. In this […]

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Mass Repatriations: Yesterday and Today.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9. PROGRAM # 7735 12:00 PM PT Mass Repatriations: Yesterday and Today. Alfredo Gutiérrez’s father, a US citizen, was deported in the 1930s under a forced repatriation operative, under which more than one million Mexicans and Mexican Americans were rounded up and sent to Mexico. In his book, To Sin Against Hope, Gutiérrez […]

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Valeria Luiselli’s Literary Feat. Also, Combatting Immigration Service Scams.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 29. PROGRAM # 7728 12:00 PM PT Valeria Luiselli’s Literary Feat. Mexican young writer Valeria Luiselli is a finalist of the National Book Critics Circle Award in the US, becoming the third Latin American to be named a finalist in the history of this prestigious award. She is been recognized for her novel […]

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