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Latino USA

  • Oakland, Calif., has named its first Poet Laureate. Dr. Ayodele Nzinga — also known as WordSlanger — will serve a two-year term aimed at making poetry more accessible to Oaklanders.
  • In the year since the pandemic caused most prisons to shut their gates to visitors, people have not been able to see their incarcerated friends and family. So, some turned to letter writing.
  • 24 hours at the border, and a look at a shelter for stranded youth in Tijuana.
  • Immortal Technique, Taina and Reyna Grande's New Memoir
  • Latino USA's traditional episode for the new year is a remix of our favorite music pieces of 2018.
  • In this special holiday rebroadcast, Latino USA explores the special bond between Latinos and their grandparents
  • Poet Javier Zamora is forced to return to El Salvador to apply for a visa, his first trip back in nearly 20 years. Also, an interview with Alfonso Cuarón about "Roma."
  • Our broadcast show for December 7, 2018.
  • The story of Angelica, a Mexican woman living in New York City who had her five children removed from her home by the city's Administration for Children's Services. Also, The Moth and La Bamba.
  • This week on Latino USA, Gabriel García Márquez's ghost, Brazil's elections, the Latino wage gap and Spanish flamenco singer Rosalía.