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Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12. PROGRAM # 7717 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: Eneas De Troya/Flickr For more information about Linea Abierta click here To visit Linea Abierta audio archives go to archivosderb.org

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Focus on the Latino Vote.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11. PROGRAM # 7716 12:00 PM PT Focus on the Latino Vote. On the eve of key primary elections in states with large Latino electorates, civic leaders from around the South West are convening a series of public forums on the Latino vote. They are calling presidential candidates and selected senatorial and congressional […]

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New Hampshire Primary Results. Also, Voter ID Cards for Mexicans Living Abroad.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 10. PROGRAM # 7715 12:00 PM PT New Hampshire Primary Results. On the day after the primary in New Hampshire, the second testing ground for the presidential candidates, analysts from both major political parties examine the results. Did any of the candidates make an effort to appeal to the very small but growing […]

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Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5. PROGRAM # 7712 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. The U.N.’s Working Group on Arbitrary Detention asked the Mexican government to take “necessary measures” to free Nestora Salgado and give her “appropriate compensation.” Salgado’s attorney says the resolution is obligatory for Mexico, because it signed the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights […]

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Guest Workers in the Crosshairs.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4. PROGRAM # 7711 12:00 PM PT Guest Workers in the Crosshairs. In the recent omnibus budget bill, the US Congress included a provision that will expand the H-2B guest visa program while removing funds from the Department of Labor to make it harder for the agency to enforce key protections for those […]

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The Trial of Andrés Cruz. Also, Bill to Stem Dairy Workers Deaths.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 3. PROGRAM # 7710 12:00 PM PT The Trial of Andrés Cruz. A well-known leader of the Triqui community, farm worker organizer and immigration reform activist is in jail in California’s Salinas Valley accused of extortion against a fellow countryman on behalf of a Oaxacan armed group. Local activists are speaking up in […]

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Iowa: The Results. Also, Flint’s Humanitarian Crisis.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 2. PROGRAM # 7709 12:00 PM PT Iowa: The Results. On the day after the Iowa caucus, analysts report on the voter turnout and the results. They also comment on this first major test and the challenges ahead for the presidential candidates. Guests: TBA. Flint’s Humanitarian Crisis. The city of Flint, in Michigan, […]

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Iowa Caucuses.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1. PROGRAM # 7708 12:00 PM PT Iowa Caucuses. Today, presidential candidates wage the first battle of the 2016 race. Presidential hopefuls culminate months of intense campaigning in Iowa. Analysts comment on the message and last-minute pitch from the campaigns, the role young Millennials are playing in getting Latino voters to the caucuses […]

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Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 29. PROGRAM # 7707 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. By law, activists, journalists and human rights advocates who have been threatened may qualify to obtain political asylum in the United States, according to a specialist in the subject. When he met in Mexico City with academics and journalists, he reported that the Mexican […]

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The Primaries and the Latino Vote.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 28. PROGRAM # 7706 12:00 PM PT The Primaries and the Latino Vote. On the eve of the start of the primary season, analysts make a critical assessment of the power of the Latino electorate. The numbers of Latino voters are growing fast and they are poised to become a formidable force in […]

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