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: ...

3.22.20 – Youth Radio Throwback!
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3.22.20 – Youth Radio Throwback!

  This week Generation Justice is excited to revisit an amazing episode of Youth Radio, “Best of 2006”! Tune in to hear voices from one of our first cohorts of youth producers who shared their experience after seeing poet and writer Maya Angelou; a coming out story from Jaron Kie; and, a commentary on the...

1.19.20 – Supporting a Safe Campus Environment: Preventing Gun Violence and Racism
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1.19.20 – Supporting a Safe Campus Environment: Preventing Gun Violence and Racism

What are our state and local governments are doing to address campus gun violence? This week, we take you to “Supporting a Safe Campus Environment: Preventing Gun Violence and Racism,” a community forum hosted by the UNM College of Population Health in partnership with entities across campus and the community. Speakers: Dr. Nina Wallerstein, Director of...

12.8.19 – Dr. Tommy J. Curry
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12.8.19 – Dr. Tommy J. Curry

This week, we hear from Professor Tommy J. Curry, author of the book The Man-Not: Race, Class, Genre, and the Dilemmas of Black Manhood, and Personal Chair of Africana Philosophy & Black Male Studies at the University of Edinburgh. Where in academia are the experiences of black men and boys told and justified? Dr. Curry...

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...