There's been lots of chatter on social media and among pundits, warning that the treatment of immigrant kids and English language learners is going to "get worse" under a Donald Trump presidency.

Some people on Twitter are even monitoring incidents in which Latino students in particular have been targeted.

But I wonder: When were these students not targeted? When did immigrant students and their families ever have it easy?


Democrat Tim Kaine and Republican Mike Pence square off in the vice-presidential debate tonight. Watch PBS NewsHour's live stream of the debate below and follow along with NPR's live fact check. 

2016 Election Coverage

Jul 5, 2016

This year NPR News and PBS NewsHour are teaming up to offer special coverage of the 2016 Republican and Democratic National Conventions.  

KWBU will broadcast this special programming beginning with the Republican National Convention July 18 – 21 from 7pm to 10 pm each night.

We will also provide prime time coverage of the Democratic National Convention July 25 -28 from 7pm to 10pm nightly.

NPR's Super Tuesday Coverage

Feb 29, 2016
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Join KWBU  tonight from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. for special Super Tuesday coverage. 

For a breakdown of the 13-state primary date you can listen to a special Super Tuesday podcast from the NPR's Politics team. 

For Republican candidates there are 595 delegates up for grabs, while there are 865 available for democrat candidates. 

Texas Standard and NPR's Here& Now - Weekdays on KWBU

Jul 13, 2015

August has arrived and that means mid-day news returns to KWBU.  

We're proud to announce the addition of new two new programs to our weekday schedule. It's no longer enough to offer news only in the morning and afternoons. It’s essential to have access throughout the day to news you can trust. Waco and the Heart of Texas deserves to hear the best of what public radio has to offer.