4.19.20 – Millions for Prisoners on COVID 19
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4.19.20 – Millions for Prisoners on COVID 19

This week, we speak with community members who are working to defend the rights of incarcerated people during the global COVID 19 pandemic. Hear Selinda Guerrero and Stephonáe Nelson of Millions for Prisoners New Mexico on their organizing to release incarcerated New Mexicans.  GJ members, Kyle Gonzales, Brenna Two Bears, Riazullah Alkozai, and Kenia Alonzo,...

9.29.19 – Indigenous Liberation & Youth Innovation
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9.29.19 – Indigenous Liberation & Youth Innovation

  This week on GJ, we look at how the community is building liberation and opportunity for all. Demetrius Johnson, Chair of the Albuquerque Freedom Council of the Red Nation, introduces us to the Red Deal— a movement document for Indigenous liberation. Then, we speak with Jorge Cortez, Mina Mays, Nightmare, and DJ Gravity, four...

8.25.19 Youth Voice in Action: Close the Camps Report Back
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8.25.19 Youth Voice in Action: Close the Camps Report Back

  In July, DHS prepared to detain hundreds of immigrant children and families at the military base, Fort Sill in Lawton, Oklahoma. At the same, hundreds of organizers, activists, and protestors from around the country gathered to hold peaceful resistance at Fort Sill in an effort to Close the Camps. Don’t miss Jonathon Alonzo, President...

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7.21.19 – Dream Team & Community Resistance

  This week we heard from members of the New Mexico Dream Team, Blanca Bañuelos and Victor Romero Hernandez, who shared about the nationwide campaign to defund ICE and CBP. Also, GJ youth share a special reading from nationally-recognized activist, Bree Newsome, to offer perspective on the events of the last couple of weeks. And,...

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