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7.12.20- Native American Relief Fund & I Mask Up Campaign

  This week on Generation Justice we learned from the president and CEO of New Mexico Foundation, JoAnn Melchor, she spoke about the Native American Relief Fund. Enrique Cardiel, the Executive Director of the Bernalillo County Community Health Council, spoke with us about the recent #IMaskUp campaign.Resources for Aid and testing for COVID-19 are shared...

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7.5.20 Danielle Lipow: Juvenile Incarceration

  This week on Generation Justice, GJ Apprentice Pilar Monfiletto spoke with Danielle Lipow from the Annie E Casey Foundation about Juvenile Incarceration and the initiatives to safely reduce the number of youth, particularly youth of color, in institutions. Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org! Host-  Riazullah...

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6.28.20- Removing Colonizer Statues & Police Brutality in ABQ

  This week on Generation Justice, we learned from Aleta ‘Tweety’ Paisano-Suazo, a longtime and devoted community organizer from Acoma/Laguna Pueblos. She educates all listeners about the history of brutality that Juan de Oñate committed against Pueblo people. Jim Harvey, the executive director of Albuquerque Center for Peace and Justice, shares a powerful list of...

6.14.20- Uplifting Black Voices & Juneteenth Updates
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6.14.20- Uplifting Black Voices & Juneteenth Updates

  This week on Generation Justice we spoke with community organizers Devont’e Kurt Watson and Arthur Bell about 2020 Juneteenth celebrations happening across the city. Long time GJ member Jonquilyn Hill shares a message in response to recent social uprisings and systemic racism in the U.S. Whether you decide to attend Juneteenth and Black-led events...

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...