3.29.15 Frank Waln [Radio] – Generation Justice
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3.29.15 Frank Waln [Radio] – Generation Justice

Award-winning Lakota Hip-hop performer, producer and artist Frank Waln acknowledges the inequality of opportunity in America but also encourages young Natives to meet that deficit head-on. Click play to hear from Frank about his thought on institutionalized racism and so much more. This message of hope finishes up Day 26 of ‪#‎GJCultureStrong‬ Hosts: Chantel Trujillo...

In this Together – Generation Justice
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In this Together – Generation Justice

I am completely overwhelmed by the incredible leadership and organizing that I have witnessed in the last month. Students from across New Mexico, and across the country, have taken a stand against the oppressive standardized tests. Here in Albuquerque, students walked out of their classrooms and organized peaceful protests on their school grounds. Other students,...

Fuerza – Generation Justice
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Fuerza – Generation Justice

The little camera on my laptop took me thousands of miles away to the offices of Futuro Media, to Maria Hinojosa. Her energy was so strong, and familiar, like family. Her laugh and her passion, visible and felt. Maria Hinojosa is the first Latina to be hired at NPR and she is the Executive Producer...

Agua, Tierra, y Corazón – Generation Justice
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Agua, Tierra, y Corazón – Generation Justice

Rumbling down Central, alongside the blossoming trees, come two red tractors. As they pass, you can read “El Agua es la Vida” on bright blue posters. Their machines sputter, leading the chants of 200 voices: “El Agua es la Vida.” The sun is out, the sky is blue, and there’s a happiness through solidarity. A...