NuestraAmerica's podcast (general)

Ed Warden and André Jones of the Santa Fe Community College’s TRIO program talk about recruiting and retaining low income or first generation college students in Santa Fe.

Direct download: NuestraAmerica_04152014.mp3
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Leopoldo Méndez and Marina Piña of Somos Clovis talk about increased deportations in Clovis and their recent protest at the local jail as part of a national day of action.

Direct download: NuestraAmerica_04082014_Somos_Clovis.mp3
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Marisa Bono discusses MALDEF lawsuit against The Public Education Department

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Teatro Paraguas presents: When The Stars Trembled in Rio Puerco, a play adapted from Oral History based on Recuerdos de los Viejitos, Tales of the Rio Puerco Valley by today’s guest, Nasario Garcia.  Shebana Coelho, the play’s director, also appears on today’s show.  The play opens April 4th and runs through April 13th.

Direct download: NuestraAmerica_04012014_When_The_Stars_Trembled.mp3
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Gail Evans, Director of the New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty, discusses a lawsuit that was filed against the State of New Mexico for underfunding the Public Education System

Direct download: NuestraAmerica_03252014_Gail_Evans.mp3
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John Leaños, Professor of Social Documentation at UC Santa Cruz; and Aimee Villarreal, co-producer of Frontera! discuss some of their recent work.

Direct download: NuestraAmerica_03182014_John_Leanos.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:31am MST

Anti-immigrant proposals

Direct download: NuestraAmerica_03112014.mp3
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Eduardo Tabet Cubero with Dual Language Education of New Mexico talks about NM’s Dual Language Program and HB 330 which will create a bilingual seal on High School diplomas for certified bilingual graduates.

Direct download: NuestraAmerica_02252014_Eduardo_Tabet_Cubero.mp3
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Steve Allen, Policy Director of ACLUNM discusses the REAL ID Act and its impact on drivers licenses in New Mexico.

Direct download: NuestraAmerica_02182014_Steve_Allen.mp3
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Adrianne Barboa, Director of Albuquerque based “Strong Families New Mexico” discusses legislative effort to make GED testing more accessible to low-income New Mexicans.

Direct download: NuestraAmerica_02182014_Adrianne_Barboa.mp3
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