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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 MST

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 MST

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 MST

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 MST

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 MST

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 MST

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 MST

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 MST

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 MST

Elvin Perez talks about the struggles and victories of the Immokalee farmworkers in Florida.

Direct download: NuestraAmerica_3_20_2013_Perez.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:11pm MST