NuestraAmerica's podcast (general)

Sharon Henderson and Carmela Stares from Prosperity Works NM discuss poverty in New Mexico and Prosperity Works’ strategies to alleviate it.

Direct download: Nuestra_America_05292013_Sharon_Henderson_Carmela_Stares.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm MDT

From St. Norbert College: Kim Kaczmarowski, Dan Robinson, and Juliet Ovalte join Marcela as co-hosts today to discuss recent developments in Immigration Reform.  Their guest is Juliet Ovalte of the Clean Car Wash Campaign in Los Angeles, California.

Direct download: Nuestra_America_05222013_Kim_Kaczmarowski_Dan_Robinson_Juliet_Ovalte.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm MDT

Lilia Whitner and Javier Rios of The Heart of New Mexico talk about their public information campaign to educate Latina / Hispanic women of the number one killer: heart disease.  

Direct download: Nuestra_America_05152013_Lilia_Whitner_Javier_Rios.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm MDT

Luis Guerra from the immigrants’ rights group Causa, Oregon discusses a successful statewide campaign to license immigrant drivers in Oregon regardless of Immigration Status.

Direct download: Nuestra_America_05152013_Luis_Guerra.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm MDT

Apriana Jurado of Mexicanos el Exilio discusses the Caravan of Hope headed by Father Alejandro Solalinde, director of the shelter “Hermanos en el Camino,” in Ixtepec, Oaxaca.  The caravan arrives in Santa Fe on May 7th.  For more details, call [505] 204-1628 or [505] 795-4890.

Direct download: Nuestra_America_05012013_Apriano_Jurado_Alejandro_Solalinde.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm MDT

Nicole Byrd, community outreach specialist, and Rodney Bowe, chairperson of the education task force at the New Mexico State Office of African American Affairs join Marcela to talk about the “school to jail pipeline,” a term used to describe the high rate of students who are kicked out of school and sent to juvenile detention centers.

Direct download: Nuestra_America_04242013_Nicole_Byrd_Rodney_Bowe.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:16pm MDT

Rhett Buttle, Vice President, External Affairs of a small business advocacy organization based in Washington, D.C. called The Small Business Majority joins Marcela to discuss their report on the need for immigration reform.

Direct download: Nuestra_America_04172013_Rhett_Buttle.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm MDT

Alma Castro and Zulema Chavero from Somos un Pueblo Unido fill in for Marcela and Elsa and discuss the town hall meeting on April 18 on immigration reform. 

Direct download: Nuestra_America_04172013_Town_Hall.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm MDT

Louis Rudnick joins Marcela to discuss the history of immigration reform.

Direct download: Nuestra_America_04102013_Lois_Rudnick.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:27pm MDT

Mary Ellen Gonzales of The Common Ground Restorative Justice Project talks about how community group conference can help those under 18 who have committed crimes.

Direct download: Nuestra_America_04032013_Mary_Ellen_Gonzales.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:54am MDT