5.31.20 – Kerner Commission, Discrimination, and Voter Suppression
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5.31.20 – Kerner Commission, Discrimination, and Voter Suppression

  This week on Generation Justice we learned from former U.S Senator Fred Harris, the last remaining member of the Kerner Commission, established by President Lyndon Johnson to investigate the causes of social unrest of 1967. We will also share a debate from NPR’s All things Considered about the discrimination black men face in public...

5.24.20 – Voter Info & Celebrating Ramadan
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5.24.20 – Voter Info & Celebrating Ramadan

This week! New Mexico preps for the 2020 Primary elections, so we got important voter information from Austin Weahkee, the Political Director for New Mexico Native Vote. This weekend marked the end of Ramadan and the start of Eid! We shared one of our favorite conversations with elder Sahibzada Muzaffar-Uddin, who talked about the meaning...

5.17.20 – Honoring 2020 Graduates
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5.17.20 – Honoring 2020 Graduates

  We welcome you to a special Graduation Program honoring the 2020 Graduating classes. We know every graduation is an accomplishment, but the graduates of 2020 achieved that accomplishment in the face unique challenges like no other recent generation before them.  Tune in for messages from Violet Hamilton, Gianna Ramirez, Zaid Zeyaee, Milian Cordova, Jaime...

5.10.20- Mother’s Day Over the Years
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5.10.20- Mother’s Day Over the Years

s In celebration of Mothers and Chosen Mothers, GJ shared some of the beautiful messages of love and gratitude from members collected over the years. Tune in to hear messages from young people who celebrate all the ways that mothers and mother figures have shaped and blessed their lives. Messages & Music Selections are from: ...

5.3.20 – Youth Mental Health During COVID 19
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5.3.20 – Youth Mental Health During COVID 19

How can parents and families support their youth while at home during the pandemic? This week on Generation Justice Long time GJ member Pilar Monfiletto spoke with Dr. Amy Rouse, Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science and Dr. Kristina Sowar Assistant Professor and Attending Psychiatrist in the departments of General, Child...