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8.30.20- Karuna Koppula: Voting Information

  This week on Generation Justice, we learned about efforts to ensure everyone’s voice & vote is counted in the upcoming election. 🗳️💙The Deputy Director for Program and Partnerships at the Voter Participation center. Karuna Koppula, spoke with us about their work to mobilize voters in the Rising American Electorate. Catch us live every Sunday...

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,...

11.3.19 – Wake Self Interview
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11.3.19 – Wake Self Interview

Our community woke up today to the devastating news that local NM hip hop artist Andrew Martinez​, Wake Self​ has passed. Just last week, Andrew asked that Generation Justice youth producers interview him about his new album. This is who he was. He showed up for the youth of New Mexico and he always showed...

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...

10.13.19 – Protect #MaunaKea & The Right to Connect
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10.13.19 – Protect #MaunaKea & The Right to Connect

  This week on Generation Justice, we spoke with people who are working to educate and organize to protect the sacred Mauna Kea and Net Neutrality for all. We hear from Lehua Lopez, a Native Hawaiian cultural anthropologist based in Albuquerque. Lehua has taught Hawaiian culture for more than 40 years and joins us to...

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