On March 30th, 2012, Generation Justice attended the 3rd Annual Day of Service and Learning hosted by the Recuerda a César Chávez Committee, in conjunction with the New Mexico Commission on Community Volunteerism, Bernalillo County Open Space, and La Plazita Institute. Generation Justice was able to speak to some of the participants at the Day of Service and Learning about Cesar Chavez and his legacy.
Sunday August 26th, 2012, Generation Justice featured a discussion with Latino/Hispano Education Improvement Task Force, and an interview with Jesse Lopez. Adrian Carver, Richard Jojola and Dr. Diane Torres-Velasquez, joined us from the Latino Education Task Force to discuss the disparity of Latino graduation rates in New Mexico. Jesse Lopez is an amazing advocate against bullying, especially in the LGBQTI community. Jesse Spoke with Ghadah Jawad about Bullying.
The Latino Education Task Force Presentation that was shared at their 8.12.12 Press Conference and Rally.
Sunday August 19th, 2012, Generation Justice aired the audio form Strong Starts for Children Initiative. In 2010 Everyday Democracy partnered with 5 Organization in New Mexico working to help better the lives of New Mexican children. Generation Justice documented their work in videos. UNM Family Development Program and Pajarito Mesa, in conjunction with YDI, participated in the Initiative.
Sunday August 12th, 2012, Generation Justice featured an inspiring youth leader and important events for youth and families. Youth Producer Bashar Jawad sat down with Devont'e Watson to discus his work as a local and national youth leader.