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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 17 PROGRAM # 7977 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. Analysts comment on President Obama’s last days in office and the calls for presidential pardons. They also discuss reports on rallies across the nation this week for immigrant rights, the hearings in the US Senate on Attorney General nominee Jeff Sessions, and other news. […]

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From Tandas to Bank Loans. Also, Coordinated Actions for Immigrants.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 12 PROGRAM # 7974 12:00 PM PT From Tandas to Bank Loans. A conversation with the winner of a recent “genius grant,” an award given by the MacArthur Foundation to recognize creative work. José Quiñonez created an organization to help unbanked low-income immigrants to establish credit history to be able to get credit […]

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“Six Figures and Struggling.” Also, Sessions Confirmation Hearing.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 10 PROGRAM # 7972 12:00 PM PST. “Six Figures and Struggling.” This is a conversation with well-known financial planning expert Louis Barajas about his new book “Six Figures and Struggling.” He says people who earn six figures still live paycheck to paycheck, struggling to make ends meet, feeling frustrated and guilty. How can […]

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Hunger and Obesity Among Latinos. Also, Latino Youth at High Risk.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 20 PROGRAM # 7957 12:00 PM PST. Hunger and Obesity Among Latinos. Latino families in California suffer from higher rates of hunger, obesity, and overweight in part because they are low-income and live in communities with fewer healthy food retailers. An advocate discusses the findings of this research. Guest: Alejandra Gepp, Asociate Director, […]

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Immigrants in the Transition. Also, Juan Villoro.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13 PROGRAM # 7952 12:00 PM PST. Immigrants in the Transition. A veteran political analyst and immigration law expert comments on Trump’s transition plans. Trump nominated Sen. Jeff Sessions for attorney general and Gen. John Kelly to lead DHS. What does it mean for immigrants? And how are the plans for the wall […]

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Tracking the Missing. Also, Helping the Double Invisible.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 12 PROGRAM # 7951 12:00 PM PST. Tracking the Missing. Heightened border security has pushed migrants to deadly crossings. Thousands have died and their families have no process to find them. Now a human rights group is using forensics to help migrant families identify loved ones who died at the US Mexico border. […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6 PROGRAM # 7947 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. In the face of President-elect Trump’s pledge to end the DACA program and deport millions, cities and colleges are pledging to defend immigrant students and neighbors. An analyst also comment on a bill in the US Senate to protect Dreamers at risk of deportation, […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29 PROGRAM # 7942 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. This program includes news about mayors who pledge to continue their sanctuary city against Trump’s plans and Dreamers who ask Obama to expedite DACA applications and close family detention centers. Listeners comment on Trump’s mass deportation plans, the anti-immigration reform immigration team, the future […]

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Safe Haven for Immigrants.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23 PROGRAM # 7938 12:00 PM PST. Safe Haven for Immigrants. A group of members of Congress are asking President Obama to use his authority to protect Dreamers and grant them a presidential pardon. Also, in Los Angeles, a top county official authored local legislation to halt post-election hate crimes and protect immigrant […]

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Esta niña inmigrante muestra con orgullo su credencial de Medi-Cal, que le da acceso a una cobertura completa que incluye dentista, con la nueva ley de California, SB 75.

Medi-Cal, Denti-Cal and the Election.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21 PROGRAM # 7936 12:00 PM PST. Medi-Cal, Denti-Cal and the Election. Since May, a new law in California has given undocumented kids unprecedented access to full benefits of Medi-Cal and Denti-Cal. Dentists are facing a special challenge, since uninsured kids are reportedly afflicted by an epidemic of tooth decay and other oral […]

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