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...

3.29.20 – Youth Radio Throwback # 2
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3.29.20 – Youth Radio Throwback # 2

This week on Generation Justice we bring back the best of 2009, Youth Radio media producer picked their favorite segments from the year 2009 in this special episode! Don’t miss these carefully selected pieces that feature poetry, political action, and inspiring words from nationally recognized activists.  Production Team:  Host 1 – Joshua HortonHost 2 – Jonquilyn...

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...

10.6.19 – Millions For Prisoners & Cultural Exchange
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10.6.19 – Millions For Prisoners & Cultural Exchange

This week, we hear the journeys that some New Mexicans have taken to find their voices and to make connections across the world. Justin Allen and Kelly Garcia-Chavez, of the abolitionist group Millions For Prisoners- New Mexico, join us to talk about finding your voice through your vote and the fight to restore voting rights...

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