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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. Advocates give details about the […]

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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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Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17 PROGRAM # 8000 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

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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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New Americans in Congress. Also, Dreamer Detained, Mother Seeks Sanctuary.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15 PROGRAM # 7998 12:00 PM PST. New Americans in Congress. US Congressmembers from both parties came together to create a caucus to “celebrate the growing number of first generation Americans serving in the US Congress.” The group, called the New Americans Caucus, seeks to give immigrants a voice within Congress. Guests: Rep. […]

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Posted in Immigration, Youth, Línea Abierta, Politics & Elections |
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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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Muslim Ban Denied.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13 PROGRAM # 7996 12:00 PM PST. Muslim Ban Denied. Yemeni-American Ahmed Ali and his daughter Eman were stuck in Djibouti for one week when Trump ordered a ban against travelers from Yemen and other Muslim countries. When the Muslim ban was blocked by a judge and later a federal court decided to […]

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Executive Orders: Listener Forum.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10 PROGRAM # 7995 12:00 PM PT Executive Orders: Listener Forum. President Trump’s executive orders on immigration created confusion and anxiety. Who will be deported under the new draconian criteria? How to read the delay of action on DACA? Also, a report on the Arizona mom who was deported to Mexico in a […]

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Supreme Court Nominee.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9 PROGRAM # 7994 12:00 PM PT Supreme Court Nominee. Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court. Gorsuch is a conservative federal judge from Denver. Where does he stand on labor issues, women’s rights and civil rights? How will he shape the court? Will all Democrats resist the […]

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Alzheimer’s Ravaging Latinos. Also, Republicans Target Medicare.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8 PROGRAM # 7993 12:00 PM PST. Alzheimer’s Ravaging Latinos. Experts predict a dramatic rise of Alzheimer’s cases among Latinos. In the next years, the disease will affect millions of Latino elders. News reporters covering the health beat comment on the emotional and financial strain on family caregivers, the efforts to help families […]

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