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8.9.20- ACLUNM & APS School Re-entry Plan

This week on Generation Justice, we learned from Leon Howard, Legal Director for ACLU-NM about the effects of”Operation Legend” in New Mexico. We also heard from Yolanda Montoya-Cordova, The APS Board Secretary for Education on what parents and students of APS schools should expect when it comes to the reopening of schools this upcoming Fall...

4.5.20 – COVID Update & Youth Perspectives
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4.5.20 – COVID Update & Youth Perspectives

This week on Generation Justice, GJ member Sunandita Santhanam spoke with the Deputy Director of the Department of Family and Community Services, Gilbert Ramirez, about the City of Albuquerque‘s response in resources and planning for housing, healthcare, food, childcare, and more during these times. Generation Justice Youth media producers,  AJ Garcia, Sunandita Santhanam, Adiana Cordova,...

2.16.20- Census and Dual Language Education Legislation
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2.16.20- Census and Dual Language Education Legislation

This week on Generation Justice, we spoke with Rosalinda Dorado Mendoza from El Centro de Igualdad y Derechos and Zoe Hughes from New Mexico Asian Family Center about the 2020 Census and its importance. David Rogers, the executive director of Dual Language Education Of New Mexico(DLeNM) shares information about important legislation on Dual language and...

10.27.19 – Youth Voice in Action & Matt Mendez
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10.27.19 – Youth Voice in Action & Matt Mendez

What do the 2019 APS school board candidates know about race equity? Will they listen to youth? We find out more about the candidates from New Mexico youth who asked them these questions and more. We hear from Isabella Baker and Jacob Martinez, two youth organizers with VIA-Youth Voices in Action! And don’t miss author...