Listen Up Northwest program 45: From Mexico to the US: immigrant rights

Listen Up! Northwest is a collaboratively produced radio magazine featuring stories of communities in action throughout the Northwest. Each broadcast highlights the work of skilled community radio producers and artists from our region, including Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington.

In Listen Up! Northwest program 45, we hear from one Mexican immigrant arrested by ICE in the Bellingham raids last February. (Naomi Ishisaka of One America, Seattle).

Then, an interview with an immigrant rights activist who writes about the economic conditions that drive people from Mexico to the United States. (Sue Supriano, Eugene, OR).

Music by Northwest artists, DJ B-Girl, WD4D and No Luck Club.

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Listen Up! NW is produced by Yuko Kodama at KBCS for Reclaim the Media, and distributed by the Northwest Community Radio Network.

The media's job is to interest the public in the public interest. -John Dewey