Mexican Consulate http://www.kplu.org en Supporters Rally for Renton Woman Held in Mexican Prison http://www.kplu.org/post/supporters-rally-renton-woman-held-mexican-prison <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Human rights advocates rallied in front of the Mexican consulate in Seattle on Tuesday on behalf of a Renton woman being held in a Mexican prison.</span></p><p>Nestora Salgado, who was the commander of a community police force, was arrested in the Mexican state of Guerrero in August and charged with kidnapping. Her family in the Seattle area say the charges are trumped up in retaliation for her efforts to combat corruption in Mexico.</p><p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 13:01:00 +0000 Paula Wissel 11578 at http://www.kplu.org Supporters Rally for Renton Woman Held in Mexican Prison Mexican Consulate hosting free labor rights workshops http://www.kplu.org/post/mexican-consulate-hosting-free-labor-rights-workshops <p><a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-984146.mp3">http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-984146.mp3</a></p><p>Latino workers struggling with issues of fair wages, harassment and safety in the workplace are getting help this week from an unlikely source. The Mexican government is sponsoring workshops in Seattle and other cities to help those workers understand their rights.</p><p> Tue, 30 Aug 2011 21:34:37 +0000 Vanessa Romo 2480 at http://www.kplu.org Mexican Consulate hosting free labor rights workshops