Nuestra America (general)

New Mexico ranks FIFTH among states with the highest suicide rates. Marisol Peña, Xarin Escobedo, and Susan Hayre from the Sky Center's NM Suicide Intervention Project discuss what is being done locally, from free multi-lingual counseling services to school based prevention programs, to combat the serious problem of youth suicide.

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We spend the second half of our show talking to Jorge Baron, Executive Director with the Northwest Immigrants' Right Project and Vicki Gaubeca, Director of the Regional Center for Border Rights about the public safety impact of DHS's impending rule that would allow immigration agents to serve as interpreters for local police.

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We spend the first part of our show talking to Efren Olivares, Legal Director for the Texas Civil Rights Project, about a recent settlement over their lawsuit to stop the state of Texas from denying birth certificates to children born in the U.S. to undocumented immigrants.

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We spend the second half of our show talking to Robert Gomez-Sanchez, Design Strategy Manager with Santa Fe Art and Design University who invites us to celebrate and reflect during the upcoming Immigration/Emigration Installation: An evening of ideas, art, creativity, food, and community this Friday, July 22 at 6:30 PM

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We spend the first part of our show talking to Gail Evans, Legal Director at the NM Center on Law and Poverty who explains the latest NM Supreme Court ruling, prohibiting the exclusion of farm and ranch laborers from the protections of the New Mexico Workers’ Compensation Act.

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We spend the first half of the show talking to newly elected Santa Fe City Councilor Renee Villarreal about why she got into local politics and her vision to solve some of the challenges we are facing in our city. And in the second half we talk to Ivanna Hernadez, long time member and currently a summer intern with Somos about her experience with the Youth Employment Summer Institute, in addition to Marina Piña, Community Organizer in Southeast NM with Somos, about why Somosistas in 5 counties launched Viva el Voto, a voter registration and Get Out The Vote effort.

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Jackie Munro, Community Outreach Specialist at La Familia Medical Center talks about a photography exhibition as part of their C.E.N.A. program. Also on the show, Luz Corrales and Norma Gallegos, patients of La Familia share a little bit of their involvement with the C.E.N.A. program.

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Myra Llerenas, Southern New Mexico Field Director for Equality New Mexico, talks to us about the recent mass shooting that took place at an Orlando Gay Nightclub that took the lives of 49 mostly Latinx and Black LGBTQ people, how the horrific tragedy is impacting people in New Mexico and what we can do to support.

 

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Amparo Guerrero, Education and Intervention Immigrant Specialist with Solace Center, talks about her work and how the Center works to prevent and eliminate sexual violence in our community, specifically sharing some of the specific challenges immigrants victims face.

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Dr. Nancy López, Sociology professor and co-founder of the Institute for the Study of "Race" and Social Justice at UNM talks about her work and why the institute is important to a state like New Mexico.

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Lupita and Juan talk about the work this network is embarking on to help current and future Latino business owners overcome the barrier they face to run a successful business.

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Judge LaMar shares details about District Court Sponsored free Civil Legal fair that will be happening on June 3 from 10:00 – 1:00

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Judy Contie, federal advocacy coordinator for the National Employment Law Project discusses new overtime regulations promulgated by the Obama administration.

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Allegra talks about SF Dreamers Project Work all over NM, lending low cost or no cost legal services to “Dreamers,” so they can deepen their contributions to NM.

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David shares the work he  does with youth in Santa Fe & tells us details about the upcoming camp Global Youth Santa Fe.

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Mabel Arellanes, a daughter of Santa Fe and longtime Somos Activist talks about her experience as a young immigrant Dreamer, and the First undocumented student to go to law school and become an attorney in New Mexico.

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LittleGlobe shares details about their upcoming production, City of Dreamers, Voices from the Southside, showing at the Lensic May 8th.

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Brenda Barrazas and Brenda Bojorquez from the United Worker Center and the Lottaburger Worksite Committee discuss their efforts to end sexual harassment in their workplace.

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Supreme Court and deferred deportation

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Isa Noyola, Director of Programs at the Oakland-based Transgender Law Center, discusses a recent report about Translatinos in the immigration detention system and the center’s advocacy work.

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Vicki Ganbeca, Executive Director of the ACLU’s Regional Center for Border Rights discusses a recent complaint filed against the DHS’s practice of deporting individuals without their personal belongings.

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Marisa Bono, from the Mexican American Legal Defense Fund discusses the current lawsuit against the NM Tax and Revenue Department for discriminating against immigrant taxpayers and stealing their refunds.

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Patricio & Ramon share details on their newest theater production “Yo Soy Joaquin” presented by Siembra: Latino Theater Season @ the NM Hispanic cultural center this weekend.

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Professor Susan Eaton from Brandeis University discusses her newly published book, “Integration Nation: Immigrants, Refugees, and America at its Best.”

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Gerry Bradley, Economist with New Mexico Voices for Children, discusses a recent report about paid sick leave and the state’s dismal track record on benefits in the Private Sector.

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Rayos Burciaga and Elizabeth Lara from the United Center of NM and members of Somos’s Worker Center talk about the recent minimum wage increase in the city and county, and new worksite committees fighting wage theft in Santa Fe.

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Monte del Sol school; mentoring programs

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Edward Tabet-Cubero, Assistant Superintendent of Santa Fe Public Schools and Erica Stubbs from Presbyterian Medical Services discuss Santa Fe's early childhood education programs, challenges, and opportunities.

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John Flax and Gonzalo Carreria from Theater Grottesco discuss upcoming performances of “The Translator” in Santa Fe and Albuquerque.

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Omar Barbarena, member of Voices del Frontera, a statewide immigrant rights organization that originated in Wisconsin, describes their work to stop anti-immigrant Legislation advancing at their state legislature.

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Pugh Hispanic Research Center; jobs and skills of immigrants in New Mexico

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Steve Allen with the ACLU updates us on legislation still moving through legislative process, like constitutional amendment to allow judges to deny bond to some criminal defendants.

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Bill Jordan, Policy Advisor for New Mexico Voices For Children, tells us what’s at stake in this year’s budget negotiations at the Legislature.

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Rikki-Lee Chavez, Legislative Coordinator for NM and Ben Baur, Deputy Chief of Public Defenders explains the unintended consequences of mandatory sentencing proposed being considered during this Legislative Session.

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Patrick Barret, Youth Organizer with Southwest Organizing Project tells us why HB 29, a proposal to allow municipalities to adopt curfew for young adults is a bandaid solution and will result in racial profiling particularly among men of color.

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Prof. Gabe Sanchez of Latino Decisions released scientific poll that shows 69% of NM voters support issuing Drivers Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants and 56% want a choice to acquire a Real ID compliant Drivers License.

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Rep. Javier Martinez speaks about the legislative proposals on driver’s licenses.

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Real ID Act

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Eva Cárderas from the Georgia Latino Alliance for Human Rights reports on the impact that President Obama’s raids are having on Central American Families and Children in Georgia

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Nuestra America hosts its annual Hall of Fame / Hall of Shame New Year’s Show to discuss all the good and bad news highlights in our movement in 2015.

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Michele Waslin, Researcher with Pew’s Immigration & The States Project discusses a recent report about Immigrant Employment by State and Industry Nationally Aired in New Mexico.

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Allen Sanchez, Director of the NM Catholic Conference of Bishops

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Sergio Herrera, Member of Somos in Farmington and Maria Piña, community organizer talk about vigils all over the state calling on Legislators to pass a compromise Real ID proposal that does not stigmatize immigrants

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Robert Warren, Senior Visiting Fellow from the Center for Migration Studies, discusses the latest report that details the number and social characteristics of immigrants in New Mexico who are eligible, but haven’t yet become US citizens.

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Somos New Mexico; 20th anniversary

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This was a conversation between film makers Gregory Nava and Bernardo Ruiz as part of Somos Un Pueblo Unido's 20th Anniversary.

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Jim Harper from the CATO Institute discusses the myths and realities of the Real ID Act.

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Steve Allen for ACLU-NM discusses consequences for New Mexicans if state implements the Real ID Act.

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Struggles and triumphs in NM civil rights

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Museum of International Folk Art

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Chief Richard Gallegos, Espanola

Jason Silverman, CCA

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Chief Richard Gallegos, Espanola

Jason Silverman, CCA

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Caitlin Connolly from the National Employment Law Project talk to Nuestra América about the impact of a recent court victory ensuring home health care workers are covered by federal minimum wage standards.

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Brian Erickson from the ACLU’s Regional Center for Human Rights discusses a recent report by the U.S. Customs & Border Protection Agency regarding use of force by Border Patrol agents in the Southwest.

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Hunger strikes in detention centers

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Executive Director Marsie Silvestro and Service Manager Samari Rodriguez with the Esperanza Shelter invite us to the support the important work they do to support families and victims of domestic abuse in Northern New Mexico.

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Assistant Director with Northern NM Crisis Center Ramón Garcia helps us understand the reality of domestic abuse victims & shares the incredible services they provide in Northern New Mexico.  Also, he invites us to join them in a walk against bullying this Saturday out in Española and Pojoaque.

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Issues of low-wage workers

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Teatro Paraguas production

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Deborah Boldt and Robert Aponte from REEL Fathers invite us to Father's in Focus, a new program for fathers and father figures in the Santa Fe area, that allows families to learn and share parenting skills.

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Letty Naranjo and Mary DoBose explain the work of Literacy Volunteers of Santa Fe, a program based at the SFCC that has been proving free tutoring to adults in reading, writing and speaking English for the last 30 years.

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Kiana Maldonado-Muñuzuri, Youth Allies Coordinator, invites us to commemorate the first anniversary of the forced disappearance of 43 students from Ayotzinapa in Mexico during this weekend’s activities at Warehouse 21.

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Kathy Sanchez, Program Manager for Enviromental Health and Justice, shares information about the upcoming 19th Annual Gathering For Mother Earth in Northern New Mexico.

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Andrea Romero for Mix Santa Fe discusses Mercado Mix, an effort to support entrepreneurship in Santa Fe’s immigrant community.

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Erwin Rivera, Resource Family Specialist with ENLACE, talks about upcoming conference on Grandparents raising Grandkids and the particular needs and challenges of these families.

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NM Manager of Campaigns Javier shares strong families of NM’s work to work to create policies that benefit our diverse community.

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Argos MacCallumm, Director, and Alix Hudson, Playwright from Teatro Paraguas discuss the premier of “Our Lady of Mariposas” on September 3rd.

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Jordon Jonson, Coordinator for McKinley Community Place Matters, shares their work to tackle environmental health disparities in the McKinley County, specifically sharing the health risks associated with mining and environmental contamination in the Northwest Region.

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AILA President Victor Nieblas Pradis explains the latest legal development on the detention of immigrant children & their mother after a new court order prompts their release.

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Members the SFCC club Bondage Breakers Kevin Silva, Juan Pineda, and Robert Burnett tell us about their work with fellow students at SFCC to provide support for non-traditional students.

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Business Coach and Consultant with Rio Arriba County Ross Griego tells us about a bilingual 10 week program in Rio Arriba County designed to help entrepreneurs, including immigrants, to create or expand their business.  Classes start on August 18th.

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Tomás Rivera, Kevin Silva, and Alejandro Einslie from Santa Fe based Chainbreakers discuss a proposed citywide Residents Bill Of Rights.

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Carolyn Morales at Arise Chicago discusses challenges and worker-led campaigns that are changing the political landscape of the workers’ rights movement.

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Senior Researcher at the American Immigration Council Walter A. Ewing shares findings of recent report, The Criminalization of Immigration in the United States, and the misconceptions of immigration and crime.

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Program Director Jacqueline Beam and Education Instructor Manuel Aparicio with Youth Shelters share details about ACCESS, an educational program for young people caught up in the juvenile justice system.

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Gary Roeckel, Organizer with Operating Engineers Local 953 and Anthony Gurrela, Union Stewart and H-VAC technician share why 50 maintenance, custodial, and grounds keepers at the Artesia Federal Law Enforcement Training Center went on strike on June 25th after a new contractor resisted a union contract.

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Executive Director of the NM Law and Poverty Center Gail Evans and Staff Attorney Tim Davis talk about the latest victory for agricultural workers in NM after the Court of Appeals ruled that exclusion of Farm and Ranch workers from Workers Compensation is unconstitutional.

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Executive Director of NM Voices for Children Veronica Garcia shares Governor Martinez’s plan to limit SNAP food benefits, potentially causing many families to lose food access.

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Executive Director of Media Literacy Project Andrea Quijada shares the work MLP has done since 1993 helping hundreds of thousands of people to color to not only become more critical consumers of media messages, but also crafters of their own media.

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Executive Director of Gerards House Katrina Koenler and Bilingual Coordinator Roxana Melendez share the grief support services for children, teenagers, and their families who have experienced loss in their lives.

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US citizenship of children born to women in Texas

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Audrey Singer from the Brooking’s Metropolitan Policy Program discusses her recent report about the implementation of DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program and it’s lessons for future efforts to address the legal status of unauthorized immigrants.

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Alena Schaim from Impact promotes the Santa Fe screening of “Out In The Night,” a documentary about the New Jersey 4, four young Black Lesbians criminalized for defending themselves in New York City.

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SunPath Coordinators at the Santa Fe Community College Karla Slentz and Brenda Loya explain the recently launched project to help students and other community members begin or expand a career in Health Care.

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Brian Erikson from the ACLU Regional Center for Border Rights discusses a recent report detailing racial profiling and other abuses by Border Patrol in Southern New Mexico.

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Manuel La Fontaine from the “All of Us or None” campaign discusses efforts by the formerly incarcerated to expand hiring by Federal Agencies of community members with past convictions.

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Alma Rivera, Program Coordinator with Engaging Latino Communities for Education, talks about ENLACE’s 15 years of work in New Mexico to increase educational opportunities for minority communities and closing the education attainment gap.

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Program Manager with Partnership for Community Action  Jolene Aguilar talks about Prescription Drug use among teens and their campaign in the South Valley of Albuquerque.  Also, she shares details about an upcoming panel with various stake holders that will address this issue from different perspectives.

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Bethany Carson, Immigration Researcher and Organizer with Grassroots Leadership, talks about a recent report she co-authored, Pay Off: How Congress Ensures Private Prison Profit with an immigrant detention quota

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Bethany Carson, Immigration Researcher and Organizer with Grassroots Leadership, talks about a recent report she co-authored, Pay Off: How Congress Ensures Private Prison Profit with an immigrant detention quota

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Aly Kreikemeier from The Academy For The Love Of Learning and students from Capitol High School share their experiences with El Otro Lado, a school based program that explores the inner life of Santa Fe youth.

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Irene Tung, co-author of The Growing Movement For $15, talks about who are the workers making less than $15 in our country.

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Executive Director of the Institute on Taxation and Revenue Matt Gardner explains their latest report ‘Undocumented Immigrants’ state and local tax contributions

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Legal Director with American Immigration Council Melisa Crow shares their efforts to support Obama’s executive order to allow Immigrants to apply for work permits and explains pending litigation.

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Congressman Ben Ray Lujan talks about the DAPA information fair & rally with Congressman Luis Gutierrez this weekend.

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Clair Schuch, PHD candidate at the University of North Carolina of Charlotte, talks about her recent study on Immigrant Business and Community Development.

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Veronica Velasquez and Juan Garcia from the United Worker Center of New Mexico discuss their worksite committee at Maki Yaki Restaurant and their recent wage theft claims.

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Executive Director of Farm to Table Pam Roy talks about Farm to Table programs and policy priorities.

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Immigrant worker rights; Driver’s licence in NM

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