The Graduates [Blog] – Generation Justice
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The Graduates [Blog] – Generation Justice

By Pauly Denetclaw On the evening of October 30, 2013 I attended the Girl’s Hour screening of The Graduates at the Kimo Theater. The PBS show is part of a series that focuses on Latino graduation rates and the personal stories of those who are struggling to graduate from high school. Following the screening of...

Lessons from the Master [Blog] – Generation Justice
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Lessons from the Master [Blog] – Generation Justice

[portfolio_slideshow id=6086] By Jason Fuller As a young Person of Color who loves to collaborate with community in order to inform and bring forth sustainable change, I was honored to be in the same room as Dolores Huerta.  Dolores Huerta was influential in the establishment of the National Farmworkers Association (now the UFW). Her activism...

My First On-Air Interview [Blog] – Generation Justice
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My First On-Air Interview [Blog] – Generation Justice

By Jason Fuller  This past Sunday, I had the pleasure of conducting an on-air interview with two New Mexico Public Allies members, Guida Leicester and Lacey Nagar. Before the interview, I found myself rather calm, however, in the midst of the interview I became nervous. Having been on air only a few times was exciting,...

10.27.13 Disability Awareness [Radio] – Generation Justice
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10.27.13 Disability Awareness [Radio] – Generation Justice

On this last Sunday’s show we celebrated Disability Awareness! UNM hosted a Disability Awareness Day “Accessibility is for EVERYONE: Understanding “Ableism,” Redefining Disability”. We spoke with Guida Leicester and Lacey Nagar, two of the organizers, about the event. We also spoke with Generation Justice’s inspiring Victor Torres about some of the challenges he faces as...