NuestraAmerica's podcast

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

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

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

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

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

Danny Solis from Recuerda a Cesar Chavez Committee talks about the 20th annual Cesar Chavez march in Albuquerque on April 6th

Direct download: NuestraAmerica__03_27_13_Solis.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:06pm MDT

Alissa Escarce from the Rights Working Group, talks about the national campaign to ensure protections against racial profiling in Comprehensive Immigration Reform.

Direct download: NuestraAmerica__03_27_13_Escarce.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:05pm MDT

Brittney Nystrom from Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services discusses the recent immigration detention hearings in Congress and the release of 2,200 detainees.

Direct download: NuestraAmerica_3_20_2013_Nystrom.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:12pm MDT