3.22.15 Legislative Session Update [Radio] – Generation Justice
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3.22.15 Legislative Session Update [Radio] – Generation Justice

The 2015 ‪New Mexico‬ Legislative Session recently came to a close. We’re joined by two experts to keep up-to-date with the legislation that will directly affect our communities. Live in studio with us was Patrick Davis, Executive Director and Journalist from Progress Now NM and Adrian Carver, co-director from the NM Youth Alliance at the...

2.15.15 – Ethnic Studies and Institutional Racism [Radio] – Generation Justice
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2.15.15 – Ethnic Studies and Institutional Racism [Radio] – Generation Justice

This program discusses institutionalized racism and the importance of Ethnic studies in New Mexico. We’re joined by New Mexico State Senator Linda Lopez, who proposed a memorial this legislative session that would require every state-funded agency to adopt policies addressing institutional racism. We’ll also talk with Chicano Studies teacher Veronica Medina and her two students...

1.25.15 Youth Voice at the Legislature [Radio] – Generation Justice
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1.25.15 Youth Voice at the Legislature [Radio] – Generation Justice

Generation Justice visited the Roundhouse on January 20th and spoke with youth from Deming, Peñasco, Española, Albuquerque, Isleta, and Truth or Consequences about the issues that are important to them during this year’s legislative session. Viviana Cruz, Sarah Faulkner, Kervin Candelaria, Cameron Mondragon, Jasmine Vigil, Isha Shura, Hope Alvarado, and Alyssa Lopez shared their thoughts...

GJ Community Voices: Youth at the Legislature – Generation Justice
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GJ Community Voices: Youth at the Legislature – Generation Justice

On January 20th 2015, Generation Justice had the opportunity to attend Children and Youth Day at the State Legislature in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Generation Justice conducted interviews with youth from all over the state representing several organizations including the New Mexico Youth Alliance, LOUD, and NMCAN. Check out the awesome reflections and snippets we...