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113 Bodies Found in Unmarked Graves in Mexico

The State Attorney General’s office stated that this is the largest gravesite ever found in the area, and that officials are attempting to identify the remains.

  • Nov 24, 2020
  • 9:04 AM

Soul at Home (Remember the Show! Podcast)

Hector chats with Jose Alicea, the man behind Souletri, which has been streaming live performances across its social media channels throughout the pandemic

  • Nov 24, 2020
  • 8:17 AM

Ex-Homeland Security Official Mayorkas Returns Under Biden

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden is turning to a veteran of the Department of Homeland Security to lead the agency created after the September 11 attacks but reshaped by President Donald Trump to carry out his hardline immigration and law enforcement agenda.

  • Nov 23, 2020
  • 5:54 PM

What Just Happened in Peru?

I was sitting in my kitchen with my dad, nervously waiting for the voting in Peru’s Congress to begin on November 9.

  • Nov 23, 2020
  • 3:22 PM

Trump’s 32 Percent

Latino Rebels Radio host Julio Ricardo Varela welcomes Giancarlo Sopo of the 2020 Donald Trump campaign.

  • Nov 23, 2020
  • 12:37 PM

Guatemalan Protesters Set Congress on Fire Over Budget Cuts

Police fired tear gas at protestors and around a dozen people have been reported injured.

  • Nov 23, 2020
  • 12:03 PM

Hundreds of Thousands at Honduras’ Shelters After Hurricanes

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) — Shelters for people whose homes were flooded or damaged by hurricanes Eta and Iota in Honduras are now so crowded that thousands of victims have taken refuge under highway overpasses or bridges.

  • Nov 23, 2020
  • 10:11 AM

Owning the Narrative of the 2020 Latino Vote

Let the 2020 post-election analysis about Latino voters begin.

  • Nov 21, 2020
  • 2:26 PM

The COVID-19 Impact on Mental Health in the US Latinx Community

As most in-person consultations have shifted towards remote interactions, Latinx mental health professionals have started seeing a spike in their clients. 

  • Nov 20, 2020
  • 3:49 PM

Mexico Says Officials Will Not Be Tried in the U.S.

However, Jesús Ramírez, a spokesman for President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, said the country was willing to extradite officials or drug traffickers, contradicting the earlier statement made by Marcelo Ebrard.

  • Nov 20, 2020
  • 2:01 PM

Portrait Of: Gloria Estefan (A Latino USA Podcast)

In this Portrait Of: Gloria Estefan, Latino USA‘s Maria Hinojosa sits down with the icon to discuss her life, her relationships, how she overcame trauma, and how she manages to be excited about everything she does.

  • Nov 20, 2020
  • 11:21 AM

Mexico Tops 100,000 COVID-19 Deaths, 4th Country to Do So

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico passed the 100,000 mark in COVID-19 deaths, becoming only the fourth country to do so amid concerns about the lingering physical and psychological scars on survivors.

  • Nov 20, 2020
  • 8:38 AM

The Link Between Poverty and COVID-19

Our neglect of the poor has become a tinder box and COVID-19 could be the spark that starts a deadly conflagration.

  • Nov 20, 2020
  • 8:25 AM

The Fallacy of a Statehood Win in Puerto Rico’s Elections (OPINION)

The United States prefers to maintain the status quo and keep Puerto Rico a colony.

  • Nov 19, 2020
  • 6:25 PM

When Democracy Teeters (OPINION)

To deny how close this country came to the brink of disaster is to ignore the obvious.

  • Nov 19, 2020
  • 1:54 PM

US Drops Charges Against Former Mexican Defense Minister

In court documents revealed on Tuesday, the Justice Department said that “sensitive and important foreign policy considerations outweigh the government’s interest in pursuing the prosecution of the defendant.”

  • Nov 19, 2020
  • 1:37 PM

Huge Puerto Rico Radio Telescope to Close in Blow to Science

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The National Science Foundation announced Thursday that it will close the huge telescope at the renowned Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico in a blow to scientists worldwide who depend on it to search for planets, asteroids and extraterrestrial life.

  • Nov 19, 2020
  • 12:25 PM

El Salvador Taps New DC Lobbyist in Pivot to Biden

MIAMI (AP) — El Salvador has awarded a $780,000 lobby contract to a three-week old Washington firm set up to promote investment as President Nayib Bukele, a staunch Trump ally, seeks to pivot toward Joe Biden’s $4 billion development plan to stop the flow of migration from Central America.

  • Nov 19, 2020
  • 11:52 AM

El Paso Battling Mass Wave of Coronavirus Deaths, as US Latino Death Toll Nears 51,000

As the death toll among Latinos killed by COVID-19 nears 51,000, El Pasoans are battling a growing wave of death and illness from the coronavirus.

  • Nov 19, 2020
  • 10:51 AM

US Drops Drug Trafficking Charges Against Ex-Mexican General

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. prosecutors on Wednesday formally dropped a drug trafficking and money laundering case against a former Mexican defense secretary, a stunning reversal that came after a pressure campaign from Mexico.

  • Nov 18, 2020
  • 8:34 PM

The Peruvian Crisis (La crisis peruana)

The latest episode of Latino Rebels Radio.

  • Nov 18, 2020
  • 7:54 PM

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