Tag Archives: Política

Friday_673x324

Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, MAY 26 PROGRAM # 8075 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: commons.wikimedia.org For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org

Download
Posted in Línea Abierta, Mexico, Politics & Elections |
Thursday_673x324

Latinos and Mass Incarceration.

THURSDAY, MAY 25 PROGRAM # 8074 12:00 PM PT Latinos and Mass Incarceration. The war on drugs and “tough-on-crime” policies have led to a national crisis of detention and incarceration around the country. The US has the largest prison population in the world. And Latinos, African Americans and the poor are the hardest hit. What’s […]

Download
Posted in Línea Abierta, Politics & Elections |
Tuesday_673x324

Ramping Up Deportations.

TUESDAY, MAY 23 PROGRAM # 8072 12:00 PM PST. Ramping Up Deportations. ICE officials announced arrests of undocumented immigrants are up and most involve convicted criminals. Advocates say the new figures are misleading and claim ICE is going after every immigrant. Meanwhile, House Republicans are working on a series of new bills to ramp up […]

Download
Posted in Immigration, Línea Abierta, Politics & Elections |
Monday_673x324

Fearing to Sign-Up for Health Care.

MONDAY, MAY 22 PROGRAM # 8071 12:00 PM PST. Fearing to Sign-Up for Health Care. Immigrant families are worrying about signing up or renew coverage for their undocumented children in Medi-Cal fearing their personal information may be used to deport them. About 190,000 kids enrolled in Medi-Cal after California passed the Health4AllKids law a year […]

Download
Posted in Immigration, Youth, Línea Abierta, Politics & Elections, Health |
Friday 19_673x324

Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, MAY 19 PROGRAM # 8070 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Communicators and activists protest in front of the Mexican Ministry of the Interior, demanding justice for the murder of Javier Valdez Cárdenas, a journalist who was shot to death in Culiacán Sinaloa, and worked for La Jornada and Ríodoce. At the rally held in […]

Download
Posted in Línea Abierta, Mexico, Politics & Elections |
Donald Trump firmando una orden ejecutiva.

Trump’s Election Fraud Commission.

THURSDAY, MAY 18 PROGRAM # 8069 12:00 PM PT Trump’s Election Fraud Commission. President Trump signed an executive order to create a presidential commission on “election integrity.” The commission, led by Mike Pence and Kris Kobach, is charged with finding voter fraud. This presidential order follows months of Trump’s unproven claims that millions voted illegally […]

Download
Posted in Línea Abierta, Politics & Elections |
Wednesday_673x324

Los Angeles Riots: Then and Now.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 17 PROGRAM # 8068 12:00 PM PST. Los Angeles Riots: Then and Now. 25 years after South Los Angeles was ravaged by civil violence following a non-guilty verdict in an infamous case of police brutality, leaders representing Latino, African-American and Korean groups discuss the current state of police-community relations and racial tensions. The […]

Download
Posted in Línea Abierta, Politics & Elections |
Tuesday_673x324

The Legal Battle Against SB4. Also, Fresno: Anti-Protest Crackdown?

TUESDAY, MAY 16 PROGRAM # 8067 12:00 PM PST. The Legal Battle Against SB4. Sanctuary Cities are now officially banned in Texas and police officers may soon check immigration papers. The fight moves now to the courts, where LULAC became the first to file a legal challenge on behalf of the small town of El […]

Download
Posted in Immigration, Línea Abierta, Politics & Elections |
Monday_673x324

Comey’s Firing.

MONDAY, MAY 15 PROGRAM # 8066 12:00 PM PST. Comey’s Firing. In a surprise move, President Trump has fired FBI director James Comey, at a time when the FBI’s investigation on Trump’s links to Russia was ramping up. This action is prompting talks about a constitutional crisis and has intensified calls for an independent investigation. […]

Download
Posted in Línea Abierta, Politics & Elections |
Friday 12_ 673x324

Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, MAY 12 PROGRAM # 8064 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. Humberto Morales Sántiz, a 13-year-old child, was killed when he was collecting firewood in the community of El Carrizal, in the state of Chiapas. His body, with bruises and a bullet hole in his forehead, had to be taken to the federal highway to […]

Download
Posted in Línea Abierta, Mexico, Politics & Elections |