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...

8.4.19 – Indigenous Resistance: From Standing Rock to Mauna Kea
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8.4.19 – Indigenous Resistance: From Standing Rock to Mauna Kea

From StandingRock to MaunaKea, Indigenous resistance is strong! This week on Generation Justice we speak with two Indigenous leaders who have stood up to defend sacred land and water, Brennon Nastacio, a Water Protector from San Felipe Pueblo in New Mexico; and Kealoha Pisciotta, a plaintiff and spokesperson for the legal battle to protect Mauna...

3.24.19 –  Looking Back to Defend Tomorrow: Remembering U.S. Sen. Dennis Chavez & César Chávez
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3.24.19 – Looking Back to Defend Tomorrow: Remembering U.S. Sen. Dennis Chavez & César Chávez

This week, Gloria Tristani, the granddaughter US Senator Dennis Chavez, introduces the 2019 U.S. Senator Dennis Chavez Memorial Lectureship in Law & Civil Rights: “Privacy and Civil Rights in the Age of Facebook, ICE, and the NSA” with Prof. Alvaro Bedoya. And, Alicia Lueras Maldonado and Ivan Olay of the Recuerda a César Chávez Committee...

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