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Distory: A Podcast About Life With Disabilities

Latino Rebels Radio: April 14, 2019

  • May 14, 2019
  • 4:06 PM

An Airbnb Boutique Hotel: Opportunity Zones Arrive in Old San Juan

In total, approximately 95% of the island is considered a Qualified Opportunity Zone under federal parameters.

  • May 14, 2019
  • 2:43 PM

When Americans Go to the Polls, They Look to the Past — Not the Future

Studies show that Americans view elections (especially presidential ones) as a referendum on the past performance of an officeholder, a political party or the current administration.

  • May 14, 2019
  • 11:38 AM

Growing Number of Cuban Migrants Trying to Enter US Via Mexico

The increase in Cuban asylum applicants at the U.S.-Mexico border is straining the already backlogged U.S. immigration system.

  • May 14, 2019
  • 11:24 AM

‘Uncaged Art’ Exhibit Gives Voice to Migrant Children Detained in Tornillo Tent City

The experiences of migrant children detained in a Texas tent city are on display at a rare exhibit of their art at UT El Paso’s Centennial Museum.

  • May 13, 2019
  • 5:31 PM

Tres Palmas Marine Reserve: Another Victim of Puerto Rico’s Disaster Capitalism Economy

This is the fate of the coast of Rincón, a small town on the west side of Puerto Rico, if a proposed mega-hotel and casino is built.

  • May 13, 2019
  • 4:53 PM

Freeing the Colony: An Anti-Colonial and Anti-Racist Perspective on Puerto Rico’s Crisis

Efforts to help the archipelago after Hurricane Maria are fraught with colonial and racist undertones.

  • May 13, 2019
  • 3:32 PM

Guaidó Seeks Military Relations With US

Although the United States has stated that “all options are on the table” to end Maduro’s presidency, the majority of Latin American countries and the European Union oppose military intervention in Venezuela.

  • May 13, 2019
  • 11:28 AM

Charging Asylum Application Fees Is the Latest Way the US Could Make Immigrants Pay for Its Red Tape

The ability to pay should never stand in the way of refugees and asylum-seekers obtaining the protection to which they are legally entitled.

  • May 13, 2019
  • 11:19 AM

What the End of TPS Would Mean for El Salvador

The RadioLAND podcast for May 10, 2019.

  • May 13, 2019
  • 9:45 AM

Meet the Latina From the Bronx Whose Documentary About NYC Yellow Cab Drivers Is a Tribute to Immigrants

“When you think about a place like New York City or really any city, transit and traffic and the people who get you from point A to point B, they’re like the veins of the city,” filmmaker Rebecca Blandón tells Latino Rebels.

  • May 13, 2019
  • 8:02 AM

Rachel La Loca Out Loud

Latino Rebels Radio: May 12, 2019

  • May 12, 2019
  • 10:00 PM

MEChA’s New Name (and Future) Are Still Up in the Air

On April 7, MEChA de UCLA’s issued a statement announcing their secession from the national structure. The Californian chapter said that in recent years infighting and inaction has dominated the national MEChA structure.

  • May 11, 2019
  • 3:07 PM

If They Kill Me

FROM LATINO USA

In the last decade, over 24,000 women have been killed across Mexico alone.

  • May 10, 2019
  • 4:36 PM

Court Orders Expansion of Spanish Language Access in Florida for Upcoming Elections

“Access to voting shouldn’t stop because of a language barrier,” said Monica Russo, President of SEIU Florida.

  • May 10, 2019
  • 4:07 PM

THE RIVER AND THE WALL Documentary Is a Travel Film With a Clear Political Leaning

What will be lost, both literally and metaphorically, if Trump’s wall is built?

  • May 10, 2019
  • 2:59 PM

Truth, Justice and Declassification: Secret Archives Show US Helped Argentine Military Wage ‘Dirty War’ That Killed 30,000

Documents include the forced disappearances of 30,000 people, international assassination squads that stalked their victims abroad and the kidnapping of hundreds of babies born in detention.

  • May 10, 2019
  • 2:29 PM

Guaidó Deputy Arrested in Government Crackdown

This is the first arrest of a major opposition figure since last week’s attempts to inspire a military uprising against the Maduro administration.

  • May 10, 2019
  • 1:30 PM

A World Without Immigration Detention Is Possible

As almost every country around the world detains asylum-seekers or other migrants, they are relying on detention to deter, punish and serve a variety of other purposes.

  • May 9, 2019
  • 4:04 PM