Tag Archives: Política

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Ayotzinapa Final Report. Also, Latino Vote: Surge and Suppression.

MONDAY, MAY 2. PROGRAM # 7773 12:00 PM PT Ayotzinapa Final Report. A group of experts appointed by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights released their final report on the 43 students disappeared in Mexico. Latino US congressmembers express concern about acts by Mexican authorities to obstruct the investigation. A Latina congresswoman talks about this, […]

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Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, APRIL 29. PROGRAM # 7772 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Martha Elena Ramírez hosts the program Voz Pública from Mexico City. The civic journalist brings news and analysis on Mexican developments. Photo: Carlos Álvarez/Flickr For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org

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UN on Drugs: Prohibitionists vs. Reformists.

THURSDAY, APRIL 28. PROGRAM # 7771 12:00 PM PT UN on Drugs: Prohibitionists vs. Reformists. The United Nations held a special session on drugs, called for Mexico, Colombia and Guatemala. During the four-day session, world leaders were clearly divided. While most countries support the current international drug war, and some even push for the death […]

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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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“Brown is the New White.”

MONDAY, APRIL 25. PROGRAM # 7768 12:00 PM PT “Brown is the New White.” This is the title of a new book by Steve Phillips, a recognized political analyst. The author argues that despite the evidence that the US population has dramatically changed and that a coalition of the New Majority of Blacks, Latinos, Asians […]

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Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, APRIL 22. PROGRAM # 7767 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Towns and organizations from state of Mexico are preparing to file suit against the so-called “Eruviel Law,” which authorizes police forces to use guns to dissolve public demonstrations. In that state, several demonstrations have been held since the federal government allowed construction of a […]

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New York Primaries.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20. PROGRAM # 7765 12:00 PM PT New York Primaries. Presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump won solid victories in New York in what turned out to be the first competitive primaries in this state in decades. A reporter brings news about the results, the voter turnout, and reports about irregularities, and […]

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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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Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, APRIL 15. PROGRAM # 7762 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Martha Elena Ramírez hosts the program Voz Pública from Mexico City. The civic journalist brings news and analysis on Mexican developments. Photo: Blok 70/Flickr For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org

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