Latino USA

#1451 – Gangs, Murder and Migration in Hondu... / by Marlon Bishop | December 19, 2014

From poverty to gangs, this episode of Latino USA takes a deep dive into…

#1451 – Gangs, Murder and Migration in Honduras
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Honduras, from banana companies to gang rule / by Marlon Bishop | December 19, 2014

We start today’s episode at El Edén—the center in San Pedro Sula, Honduras where…

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The Economics of Extortion / by Marlon Bishop | December 19, 2014

The economic motor that supports gangs in Honduras isn’t drug trafficking, kidnappings or prostitution…

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For migrants, a safe place to lay your head in Mexico / by Maria Ines Zamudio | December 19, 2014

For Central American migrants traveling through Mexico, Catholic-run shelters offer safe haven on an…

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A road more dangerous / by Jasmine Garsd | December 19, 2014

This is not the first time this Honduran woman has tried to run away. She's…

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For teen migrants, being deported home is the scariest journey of all / by Marlon Bishop | December 19, 2014

Johan and Carlos, two teenage brothers from Honduras, decided to migrate after they were…

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Sabiduría: Why They Leave / by Marlon Bishop | December 19, 2014

For this week’s Sabiduria - or Words of Wisdom - Maria brings back producer…

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#1450 – Quality Control / by Maria Hinojosa | December 12, 2014

Latino USA takes on questions of quality and how it’s controlled—from the kinds of…

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Gael García Bernal talks Music / by Antonia Cereijido | December 12, 2014

This week's show is themed Quality Control. So we had Gael García Bernal, whose…

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California Drought’s Effect On Farmworkers / by Vanessa Rancaño | December 12, 2014

California has suffered a drought for three years straight, but there’s a stark disparity…

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