The English Learner Who Became Secretary of Education (A Latino USA Podcast)

Secretary Miguel Cardona grew up in a Puerto Rican household in Meriden, Connecticut; Spanish was his first language. On his first day of kindergarten, he couldn’t speak any English.

  • Dec 3, 2021
  • 10:07 AM

US to Remove Colombia’s FARC from Terrorist List

The U.S. State Department announced on Tuesday that it will remove the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) from its list of designated terrorist organizations. The updated list will include two dissident groups that were formed as offshoots of the FARC.

  • Nov 30, 2021
  • 12:36 PM

Latinas Meet to Strategize and Gain Equality at the 2021 LULAC Women’s Conference

Latina political figures, business leaders, entrepreneurs, and heads of various organizations gathered at the 2021 LULAC National Women’s Conference over the weekend discuss and strategize about empowerment and leadership.

  • Nov 16, 2021
  • 6:16 PM

‘Paciencia y Fe’: Hard Times at the Real Bodega of ‘In the Heights’

Sto Domingo Grocery, which was the main filming location of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s 2021 hit movie ‘In the Heights,’ is experiencing difficult days.

  • Nov 10, 2021
  • 12:02 PM

The Invisible Cost Of Care (A Latino USA Podcast)

In this episode, we dive into the high cost of caregiving labor for so many women, through the story of Daniela Contreras.

  • Oct 29, 2021
  • 10:35 AM

Mexico City Lowers Pandemic Alert to Lowest Level

Mexico’s capital returned to the lowest level on its COVID-19 pandemic warning system Monday for the first time since June.

  • Oct 18, 2021
  • 3:29 PM

Mississippi Rising (A Latino USA Podcast)

We dive into the racial history behind the chicken processing business in the South and the vicious cycle of an industry that continues to exploit the most vulnerable.

  • Oct 15, 2021
  • 10:50 AM

The Immigrant Community of West Palm Beach

Latino Rebels Radio, October 14, 2021

  • Oct 14, 2021
  • 4:48 PM

OPINION: Using Hardship to Boost Well-Being

Latinos have suffered more than most from the pandemic in terms of health and finances. But despite the data, it is possible to use the hardships of the present circumstances to pivot, learn, and thrive. 

  • Oct 13, 2021
  • 10:28 AM

OPINION: What FDA Approval of Pfizer Vaccine Means

The FDA’s approval of the Pfizer vaccine has lifted a weight off of many shoulders. The responsibility is now left to each individual to do the right thing.

  • Oct 7, 2021
  • 2:26 PM

COVID and Domestic Violence

During the pandemic the stress of layoffs, the closing of schools, bars and gyms, plus the financial instability, led to an increase of domestic violence cases. Increased stress and proximity created this secondary crisis.

  • Oct 5, 2021
  • 2:00 PM

Are ICE Detention Centers Necessary? (A Latino USA Podcast)

Latino USA dives into the origins of privately-run immigration detention centers and how the detention industry ballooned into a sprawling network ripe with allegations of abuse.

  • Oct 1, 2021
  • 11:35 AM

Cuba Launches Commercial Exports of COVID-19 Vaccines

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba has begun commercial exports of its homegrown COVID-19 vaccines, sending shipments of the three-dose Abdala vaccine to Vietnam and Venezuela.

  • Sep 27, 2021
  • 4:52 PM

OPINION: A Cardinal’s All-Too-Human COVID Hypocrisy

It’s all too familiar: yet another COVID-positive anti-vaxxer was in the hospital on a ventilator.

  • Sep 22, 2021
  • 5:24 PM

Sandy’s Pandemic Diaries (A Latino USA Podcast)

Sandy Fleurimond, a first generation Haitian-American student at Temple University in Philadelphia, was looking forward to studying abroad during her senior year. But when the program was cancelled due to COVID-19, Sandy’s senior year took an unexpected turn.

  • Sep 21, 2021
  • 11:56 AM

Surviving the Virus in New York’s Migrant Neighborhoods

In the summer of 2020, Corona, Queens was the epicenter neighborhood of the epicenter city of the global coronavirus pandemic.

  • Sep 10, 2021
  • 11:52 AM

The Pandemic Is Over? Not Even Close

We are still in the midst of it. It has not gone away.

  • Aug 26, 2021
  • 1:57 PM

Wellbeing Through a Netflix Lens

It’s important to understand what you can do to self-soothe in healthy ways and to be mindful of the impact of negative news and imagery.

  • Aug 25, 2021
  • 11:56 AM

Mexico, Facing Its Third COVID-19 Wave, Shows the Dangers of Weak Federal Coordination

A more evidence-based approach would have helped Mexico over the past 18 months, and it still can going forward.

  • Aug 19, 2021
  • 7:44 AM

Swiss Cheese Super Ego

It seems to me that many people have lost their way.

  • Aug 17, 2021
  • 5:10 PM

Back to School

Latino Rebels Radio: August 12, 2021

  • Aug 12, 2021
  • 6:12 PM

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