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Su banco le ha cerrado su cuenta por ser venezolano?

El Nuevo Herald está actualmente investigando denuncias de que algunos bancos que operan en el Sur de Florida le han cerrado las cuentas a algunas personas por la simple razón de ser ciudadanos venezolanos.
asked on September 21, 2016

How did you beat this summer's historic heat?

California just had its hottest summer on record. Inland Southern California was especially hot.
asked on September 13, 2016

What's your experience with parent-shaming?

Do you watch other families in public and judge how they treat their children? Have you ever had someone correct your parenting? Have you ever corrected anyone's parenting? Share your story about parent-shaming.
asked on September 13, 2016

Colorado: Would your life or work change if the minimum wage is increased?

Coloradans will vote in November on a measure that would increase the minimum wage to $12 an hour by 2020. Would you be affected if the measure is approved? Colorado Public Radio wants to hear from you.
asked on September 12, 2016

Entering the home stretch: What's your political mood, now?

With about two months left before the big election, please tell us about your political mood, and whether it's changed over the past few months, are is the same as it's been all year.
asked on September 6, 2016

What does the American dream mean to you?

What is your definition of the American dream, how has it changed over the years, and do you see it changing more under either of the presidential candidates?
asked on August 29, 2016

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A Nation Engaged: Median incomes up in LA, but housing costs remain prohibitive September 19, 2016

What does it mean to be middle class and living in LA? Take Two is examining that question as part of a series we are calling "A Nation Engaged," a collaboration with NPR that explores local issues ahead of the November election. Los Angeles is one of the poorest cities in the country, according to the latest data from the US Census Bureau. While median household income is up about 3 percent to around $62,000 a year, but the city still lags when it comes to wage growth. For a deeper look at the state of the economy in Los Angeles, Take Two spoke to two experts and a KPCC source, who says that even though she works steady hours, she's still having a tough time making ends meet.

Should Coloradans Vote To Raise The Minimum Wage? (Debate And Transcript) September 19, 2016

A PIN source informed a debate hosted by CPR on minimum wage.

How the Jacob Wetterling case transformed Minnesota's way of life September 9, 2016

Minnesotans share how the 27-year missing child case affected their own childhoods or the way they parented, as well as the impact of the case finally being solved.

Tracking the ARts in Vermont September 8, 2016

Art Hounds are dancers, writers, sculptors, painters - all recommending work that their colleagues are doing. This weekly program brings the voices of the arts community to our listeners and lets them know about events, galleries and performances throughout the region.

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  • KPCC asks “Are you #LatinoEnough?”, sparks newsroom-spanning contentSeptember 22, 2015

    Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of posts about inclusive journalism — journalism that is done with communities not for communities.  |  Follow the conversation here. Ashley Alvarado, Southern California Public Radio‘s public engagement editor, has long been a champion of listening to individuals and communities often excluded from news coverage and broader... Read more »
  • Join us for a “listening post” workshop in PortlandAugust 19, 2015

    The Public Insight Network is thrilled to team up with GroundSource founder Andrew Haeg, Oregon Public Broadcasting and Camp Odyssey, an Oregon-based innovative youth leadership diversity program, to offer a workshop on community listening, Oct. 1 in Portland. The workshop is part of a three-day event called “Experience Engagement,” co-hosted by Journalism That Matters and the University of Oregon’s... Read more »