Latino USA

Omar Jimenez: On Air And Under Arrest (A Latino USA Podcast)

In this episode of Latino USA, Maria Hinojosa speaks to CNN journalist Omar Jimenez about his path into journalism and what was running through his mind while he was getting arrested while reporting live.

  • Jul 10, 2020
  • 4:30 PM

Portrait Of: Arca (A Latino USA Podcast)

In this edition of Latino USA’s “Portrait Of” series, Maria Hinojosa talks with Arca from her home in Barcelona about growing up in Venezuela, her philosophies around music, and about finding herself as a trans woman.

  • Jul 7, 2020
  • 4:17 PM

How I Made It: Partying All Day With ‘Body Hack’ (A Latino USA Segment)

In this Latino USA segment, organizer Oscar Diaz tells us how Body Hack became an international, all-day virtual extravaganza that embodies a world where trans and queer communities can thrive.

  • Jun 29, 2020
  • 4:55 PM

Latino USA Presents: How Brazil Became The Epicenter Of COVID-19

In this episode of Latino USA, we explore why one of the largest economies in the world has failed to combat the pandemic.

  • Jun 26, 2020
  • 4:11 PM

Latino USA Presents: Resistance And Loss In The Age Of COVID-19 With Edwidge Danticat

In conversation with Maria Hinojosa, Edwidge Danticat reached back to several cases of police violence against Black men and women in New York City in the ’80s and ’90s, cases that echo the current moment.

  • Jun 19, 2020
  • 2:44 PM

Latino USA Presents: The Lone Legislator

Today on Latino USA, a story from over 100 years ago, when an intrepid Texas state representative named José Tomás Canales led an investigation into the abuses of the Texas Rangers.

  • Jun 17, 2020
  • 4:09 PM

How I Made It: Lido Pimienta On “Miss Colombia” (A Latino USA Podcast)

In this segment of “How I Made It” from Latino USA, Lido Pimienta talks about her love for traditional Colombian music, the story of her new album “Miss Colombia”, and how she created a song she would have liked to hear as a kid.

  • Jun 15, 2020
  • 5:53 PM

Latino USA Presents: Rosa Clemente On Allyship And Confronting Anti-Blackness

In the first of several conversations Latino USA will be having about this moment, Clemente talked about the ongoing work in movements for racial justice, how the Latinx community can take action, and where we go from here.

  • Jun 12, 2020
  • 2:10 PM

Latino USA Presents: How Puerto Rican Scientists Hacked The COVID-19 Response

They got creative, and thanks to their efforts Puerto Rico went from the bottom of the list to administering more than 100,000 molecular tests for the virus.

  • Jun 10, 2020
  • 11:31 AM

Latino USA Presents: A Moment On The Farm

Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, 26-year-old daughter Civia Hernández has been working to adapt and bring the farm online, to survive in this new world.

  • May 29, 2020
  • 3:31 PM

The Moving Border: Part Two, The South (A Latino USA Podcast)

With encouragement and financial assistance, Mexico has been building itself up as more than a place asylum seekers transit through on the way to the U.S.—it wants to be a “destination” for asylum seekers itself.

  • May 27, 2020
  • 5:53 PM

Latino USA Presents: Inside An Intensive Care Unit In The Heart Of The Pandemic

To get a look inside the Bellevue ICU and learn about the patients still fighting for their lives against COVID-19, Latino USA spoke with Dr. Susan Cohen, the hospital’s Director of Palliative Care.

  • May 22, 2020
  • 1:36 PM

The Moving Border: Part One, The North (A Latino USA Podcast)

Latino USA visits Ciudad Juárez, where they tell the story of a mother and daughter who have been mired in a web of changing policy and subjected to ongoing violence.

  • May 20, 2020
  • 2:09 PM

Latino USA, Documented and Type Investigations Present: At The Mercy Of The Courts

In this episode, Latino USA partners up with Documented, a nonprofit news site that covers immigrants in New York City, to get a behind the scenes look at the experience of trying to navigate the immigration courts as an asylum-seeker under the Trump Administration.

  • May 13, 2020
  • 4:45 PM

Latino USA Presents: Latino-Owned And Without A Lifeline, Small Businesses Struggle To Survive

From Texas, the story of two Latino-owned businesses who have been trying to access relief funds and have come up short in a very crucial moment for their businesses.

  • May 8, 2020
  • 1:51 PM

Portrait Of: Enrique Bunbury (A Latino USA Podcast)

In this new addition to our “Portrait Of” series, Maria Hinojosa sits down with the rock star to learn about his rise to the top, his love-hate relationship with touring, what keeps him going after all these years, and his new album.

  • May 1, 2020
  • 4:32 PM

Latino USA Presents: Across The River From Boston

Just across the Mystic River from Boston is the city that has the highest per capita rate of infection in Massachusetts. It’s the city of Chelsea.

  • Apr 28, 2020
  • 4:25 PM

Latino USA Presents: Hola Papi’s Advice For Life In Self-Isolation

In this episode of Latino USA, Maria Hinojosa sits down with John Paul Brammer to talk about giving advice in the midst of a historic pandemic, and later he answers questions from the show’s listeners.

  • Apr 21, 2020
  • 2:05 PM

Reporter’s Notebook: Afro-Puerto Ricans Fighting To Be Visible On The Census (A Latino USA Podcast)

In this segment, journalist Natasha S. Alford joins Latino USA to explain what factors have lead to the undercount of the island’s black residents.

  • Apr 17, 2020
  • 3:18 PM

Latino USA Presents: With Sanders Out, What Happens To The Latino Vote Now?

In this episode, Latino USA talks to Latino voters in Pennsylvania about their priorities, as well as with a political scientist from the University of California Berkeley about the challenges ahead for Biden and how COVID-19 has changed the race.

  • Apr 15, 2020
  • 5:14 PM

Latino USA Presents: Intuition

Light your candles and schedule your limpia because today’s Latino USA episode is all about the power of intuition.

  • Apr 10, 2020
  • 2:52 PM

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