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The Obama administration has repeatedly tried to quash the rumor that when minors arrive in the U.S., they will be granted a permiso, or free pass to stay in the country. What’s really driving this surge of illegal immigration? Also, Mayor Garcetti joins us to reflect on his inaugural year in office. Then, what goes on in the mind of an arsonist?
Georgia prosecutors have charged the filmmakers involved with Midnight Rider with involuntary manslaughter following the February 20 death of camera assistant Sarah Jones. Also, could a class action lawsuit change the culture of Wall Street? Then, it's Filmweek on AirTalk! Our critics will be discussing this week's movie premieres, the 50th anniversary of A Hard Day's Night and paying tribute to the late Paul Mazursky.
Three Homeland Security buses carrying women and children immigrants were rerouted to a customs and border facility in San Diego yesterday after protesters blocked the group from reaching a processing center in Murrieta. Also, how free is free speech at Citrus College? Then, should headers in youth soccer be banned?
The American College of Physicians is now strongly recommending against annual pelvic exams for healthy women. The news comes after other recommendations that routine exams are also not necessary for all people, so what is necessary? Also, today in California, the minimum wage is rising to $9. Then, does Team USA have what it takes to advance to the World Cup quarterfinals?
The Supreme Court ruled that religious companies can opt out of covering certain contraceptives in healthcare coverage. But, how does this ruling extend beyond issues around contraception? Also, influx of unaccompanied migrants raises questions about new immigration reform. Then, should Facebook be allowed to use your data for psychological research?
Bay Area officials voted this morning on a $76-million dollar refurbishment to the Golden Gate Bridge, including funding for suicide prevention nets on either side. Could 20-foot nets on both sides of the bridge have a significant impact on suicide prevention? Also, Is 2016 the right year for marijuana legalization ballot initiatives? Then, it's filmweek on AirTalk!