Patt Morrison for May 1, 2006

May 1st - Great American Boycott 2006

Today's immigration-related demonstrations reach across California and the rest of the country. Observers in LA and around the nation discuss the day's events and impact on schools, businesses, and traffic. Guests included: KPCC reporters Frank Stoltze, Adolfo Guzman Lopez, Rachael Myrow, and Jordan Davis. Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa. Ira Melman, Media Director for the Federation of American Immigration Reform. Renan "El Cucuy" Almendarez Coello, a deejay with Univision Radio's KSCA-FM La Nueva 101.9. Lourdes Garcia Navarro, NPR correspondent in Mexico City. Leslie Barristein, staff writer for San Diego Union Tribune. Tom Honig, editor-in-chief Santa Cruz Sentinel. Ellen Barry, national correspondent for the LA Times. Gilbert Bailon, news editor for Al Dia, Spanish language newspaper operated by the Dallas Morning News. Lucio Guerrero, reporter for the Chicago Sun Times.
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