Channeling My Inner Maria – Generation Justice
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Channeling My Inner Maria – Generation Justice

Recently, I met with award-winning journalist, Maria Hinojosa. Just a few months ago, I didn’t know who Maria Hinojosa was. I had never heard of her work, her obstacles or her triumphs. Maria hosts and produces Latino USA, a groundbreaking program on NPR which has aired for 20 years. Maria is also the President of...

Just Like Maria – Generation Justice
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Just Like Maria – Generation Justice

I have distant memories of hearing Maria Hinojosa’s voice on Latino USA as a young girl. When I was selected as a Generation Justice Fellow, I never expected I would actually have the opportunity to meet Maria. Meeting and speaking with her has become one of the many highlights of my life. During my chat,...

Solidarity is The Key
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Solidarity is The Key

[:en]  At Generation Justice, we recently produced a national show on racial equity in higher institutions across the nation. For me, it was exciting to be a part of this special radio production.  This program gave me so much insight into the history of the subject. I even learned more about the leaders who demanded...

Media for All People
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Media for All People

[:en]Generation Justice always strives to develop my knowledge and skills. I am grateful I have met many of these leaders who have shared their wisdom with me. They have given me the confidence to continue my vision of becoming a postive multimedia artist. Reading News for All People and chatting with co-author Joe Torres was...

Why I Protect Sacred Sites – Generation Justice
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Why I Protect Sacred Sites – Generation Justice

Recently, the movement against the construction of the keystone pipeline celebrated a victory. The news that Obama ended the deal with TransCanada brought me happiness and hope. As an Aunt and Godmother, I often worry about my nephews, nieces and godson. It just makes me sick to think that they will suffer from the destruction...