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Latino Small Business: Relief Funds. The Social Bridging Project. California School Reopening.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 27 PROGRAM # 9154 12:00 PM PST Latino Small Business: Relief Funds. Latino small businesses were short-changed during the last Covid relief program. Are they getting a fairer share this time? Also, a new bill in Congress seeks funds for small businesses along the border corridor devastated by the pandemic emergency. Guest advocates […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 26 PROGRAM # 9153 12:00 PM PST Immigration Edition. The Biden-Harris immigration bill, with a roadmap to citizenship, is being spearheaded in the US Senate by Sen. Bob Menéndez. He explains the details of the package. Also, advocates urge Congress to use the tool of budget reconciliation to include a fast-track path to […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 19 PROGRAM # 9148 12:00 PM PST Immigration Edition. A prominent immigrant-rights leader comments on the immigration executive actions expected the first day of the Biden presidency, including on DACA, TPS, the public charge rule and the Muslim ban, the road ahead for Biden’s immigration reform proposal, green cards for farm workers, and […]

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Familias inmigrantes detenidas por ICE y hacinadas en el centro de detención de Weslaco, Texas, en violación a los derechos civiles y humanos de los detenidos. Foto: https://www.cato.org.

Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 12 PROGRAM # 9143 12:00 PM PST Immigration Edition. An automotive mechanic was incarcerated for more than a year and a half over his immigration status. He is now reunited with his wife and four kids after being released from detention due to high risk of Covid-19. What were the consequences of separation […]

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Extra Edition: San Joaquin Valley Mayors.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 31 PROGRAM # 9134 11:00 AM PST Extra Edition: San Joaquin Valley Mayors. In this final edition of the year, mayors from the San Joaquin Valley are invited to review 2020 and peek into the new year to discuss pressing issues in the region, including the explosive rise of Covid-19 cases, unemployment, water […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 29 PROGRAM # 9132 12:00 PM PST Immigration Edition. In November, voters in two Georgia counties elected sheriff candidates who made campaign promises to end the 287(g) programs. This is the first time in decades that voters choose Democratic sheriffs and the feat is credited to local immigrants’ rights organizers who also helped […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 22 PROGRAM # 9125 12:00 PM PST Immigration Edition. A federal judge in Texas hears a case today and considers invalidating DACA. This is the same judge who in 2015 cancelled the Obama administration’s order to extend DACA protections to immigrant parents. On other news, millions of people were left out of the […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15 PROGRAM # 9118 12:00 PM PST Immigration Edition. After a year and a half in immigration detention and afflicted by chronic medical conditions, Rene Ramírez Alatorre is free due to high risk of Covid-19 complications. In this interview, Ramírez talks about his life as a detainee and in solitary confinement in the […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8 PROGRAM # 9111 12:00 PM PST Immigration Edition. In a major victory for Dreamers, a federal judge ordered the Trump administration to restore the DACA program and begin accepting both first-time and renewal applications. DHS is now complying and has just published an announcement accepting applications for first-time and renewals and permission […]

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Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1 PROGRAM # 9104 12:00 PM PST Immigration Edition. Analysts comment on Trump’s continuing efforts to target DACA, place more obstacles in the naturalization process, expel children seeking asylum, and confine immigrants in COVID-19-infested detention centers. On other news: managers at a Tyson Foods plant in Iowa rejected pleas from local officials to […]

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