Tag Archives: Immigration

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Deportation-proof Plans.

TUESDAY, MARCH 21 PROGRAM # 8022 12:00 PM PST. Deportation-proof Plans. In these times of heightened risk of deportation, what can an immigrant do to protect against immigration raids and create an emergency family plan? How immigrants can protect their assets, their wealth and their children? Experts comment on resources available. Guests: María T. Cadenas, […]

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Sanctuary Cities, Sanctuary State.

TUESDAY, MARCH 14 PROGRAM # 8017 12:00 PM PST. Sanctuary Cities, Sanctuary State. Spurred by a citizen movement, Salinas, a small city in Central California, is taking legal action to protect the city and all other cities against the funding cuts threatened by President Trump against sanctuary cities. In this challenge, Salinas joins San Francisco, […]

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Children Facing “Toxic Stress.”

MONDAY, MARCH 13 PROGRAM # 8016 12:00 PM PST. Children Facing “Toxic Stress.” A number of migrant children, who have been victims of violence and trauma in their home countries, arrive to the US to face even more stress and anxiety while been separated from their families and interned in detention centers. This constant state […]

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“Merit-Based” Immigration.

TUESDAY, MARCH 7 PROGRAM # 8012 12:00 PM PST. “Merit-Based” Immigration. In his address to Congress, President Trump pushed for a “merit-based system” for immigration. How would this reform change the current immigration system? Legal experts discuss this idea and the recent wave of detentions of young DACA beneficiaries and other immigrants by federal agents […]

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Immigrant Communities in Crisis.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28 PROGRAM # 8007 12:00 PM PST. Immigrant Communities in Crisis. As Homeland Security chief said in Mexico there will be “no mass deportations,” Trump insists in ramping up deportation raids. Meantime, cities take to the courts to block federal sanctions on sanctuary cities, and new bills in Congress oppose spending on the […]

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Day Without Immigrants.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22 PROGRAM # 8003 12:00 PM PST. Day Without Immigrants. Tens of thousands of workers didn’t show up to work, businesses closed and schoolchildren stayed home as part of a nationwide protest against Trump’s immigration policies. The “Day Without Immigrants” campaign spread on social media and by word of mouth. What was the […]

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Deportables.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21 PROGRAM # 8002 12:00 PM PST. Deportables. In the first major immigration crackdown of the Trump administration, ICE agents captured hundreds, many without criminal records, amid alarming news reports that the White House is considering mobilizing 100,000 National Guard troops to escalate the sweeps against undocumented immigrants. A young immigrant with DACA […]

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Farmworker Champion. Also, “Tell me your Name.”

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20 PROGRAM # 8001 12:00 PM PST. Farmworker Champion. Leading filmmaker and TV and music producer David Damian Figueroa is being honored this week with the Dolores Huerta Award for his work championing the rights of farmworkers through the arts. As a publicity artist, he helped grow the career of music greats like […]

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Trump’s Labor Nominee Out, New One Picked.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16 PROGRAM # 7999 12:00 PM PT Trump’s Labor Nominee Out, New One Picked. Fast food executive Andrew Puzder, Trump’s controversial nominee to lead the US Department of Labor, withdraws from consideration. Trump names Alex Acosta as new nominee, the first Latino to be picked for the Cabinet. Analysts discuss the record of […]

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ICE Deportation Raids.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14 PROGRAM # 7997 12:00 PM PST. ICE Deportation Raids. After reports about immigration sweeps in eleven states, legislators are demanding ICE to provide details about the raids and the detainees and are charging ICE with providing false information to the public. Meantime, tens of thousands march in Milwaukee in the “Day without […]

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