Thursday, March 22, 2012

Despierta Boricua/WBAI 99.5 fm with Carlos Alberto Torres

Despierta Boricua is a ten minute Radio segment produced for WBAI 99.5 FM by The ProLibertad Freedom Campaign. Despierta Boricua airs on Sundays at 3pm on Radio Libre and at 3:50pm on Con Sabor Latino (both shows alternate the time slot every week).

You can also listen via webstream at :

Despierta Boricua is dedicated to providing the New York City listening audience with the latest news and updates on Puerto Rican politics and culture from U.S. based Puerto Rican communities and the island of Puerto Rico.

The ProLibertad Freedom Campaign seeks community members to contribute to our radio segment; if there is a story idea or segment proposal you would like to see Despierta Boricua explore, please email

Sunday March 25th on Radio Libre WBAI 99.5fm at 3pm: This week's segment features an interview with former political prisoner Carlos Alberto Torres, who will be speaking about his NYC tour and the work to free Oscar Lopez Rivera and the other Puerto Rican Political prisoners!


Sunday March 18th On Con Sabor Latino at 3:50pm: This week's segment will feature an interview with Matt Meyers of Resistance in Brooklyn (RnB) who will be speaking to us about RnB's  kickstarter campaign to raise money to publish an English Edition of Oscar Lopez Rivera's book "Oscar Lopez Rivera: Between Torture and Resistance." 

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