11.24.19 – 2019 Gratitude Messages
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11.24.19 – 2019 Gratitude Messages

  What do you have gratitude for? This week on Generation Justice, we share the messages of gratitude, thanks, and love from our youth, staff, and community members. Tune in and feel the love!

11.17.19 – Climate Stories Through Art
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11.17.19 – Climate Stories Through Art

How do we tell the story of climate change? Is data enough to illustrate the loss of a species?  This fall, 516 Arts and several community partners, including artists from the University of New Mexico, collaborated to create the exhibit, Species in Peril Along the Rio Grande.  This regional collaboration includes exhibits, lectures, and live...

11.10.19 – Welcome Cultivating Leaders Practicum Cohort!
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11.10.19 – Welcome Cultivating Leaders Practicum Cohort!

Generation Justice is proud to announce the 2019/2020 Cultivating Leaders Practicum Program is off to an exciting start! In this week’s program, we meet our three new cohort members, Barbara Ramirez, Brenna Two Bears, and Kyle Gonzales. Through funding from the WK Kellogg Foundation, this practicum was developed to build the leadership of young professionals....

11.3.19 – Wake Self Interview
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11.3.19 – Wake Self Interview

Our community woke up today to the devastating news that local NM hip hop artist Andrew Martinez​, Wake Self​ has passed. Just last week, Andrew asked that Generation Justice youth producers interview him about his new album. This is who he was. He showed up for the youth of New Mexico and he always showed...

11.3.19- Community Empowerment: Hip Hop & Academia
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11.3.19- Community Empowerment: Hip Hop & Academia

This week, we hear from people working for social change through academia and music. First, youth producer Emilio Bauvallet sits down with Albuquerque hip-hop artist Wake Self for an exclusive introduction to his new album, Ready to Live. Wake shares what inspires him and his advice to New Mexico youth!  Then, we hear a presentation...