This week, host Callie Crossley looked at perspectives and stories that stayed under the radar with Marcela Garcia, a Boston-based correspondent at Telemundo Boston, and a contributing writer for the Boston Globe and the Boston Business Journal; and Julio Ricardo Varela, digital producer for Al Jazeera America's The Stream, and founder of Latino Rebels.  

Among the stories they discussed: East Boston said no to the casino, but the campaign has left bitter feelings in the Latino community. Public declarations to the contrary- is immigration reform legislation dead in the water? Plus, immigration is the subject of a new animated comedy series— but is it funny? Series producer Seth McFarlane thinks so... 

Lagniappe: Something Extra

For this week's lagniappe, Callie Crossley spoke with sociologist Michael Jeffries took a second look at the Miami Dolphins bullying controversy, which raises questions that go far beyond the controversy's central players.