Amplifying Youth Voices – Generation Justice
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Amplifying Youth Voices – Generation Justice

Recently, I met one of my heroes, Amy Goodman. For twenty years Amy has hosted and produced Democracy Now!, a news radio program which covers issues facing our world and the movements working to correct them. Inside a packed high school gymnasium in Albuquerque’s South Valley, I weaved in and out of the audience, snapping...

4.25.16 – Earth Day, #COP21 And Climate Change – Generation Justice
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4.25.16 – Earth Day, #COP21 And Climate Change – Generation Justice

Sun. 4/24 7p: This week we honor Earth Day with a recap of the COP 21 Summit: a meeting of hundreds of activists, Indigenous groups and grassroots organizers who filled the streets of Paris to organize around global climate change. Included in the group were three NM women: Emma Sandoval, Beva Sanchez-Padilla, and Amanda Gallegos...

Unapologetically #Woke – Generation Justice
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Unapologetically #Woke – Generation Justice

“They can’t comprehend Or even come close to understanding him I guess if I was boring they would love me more Guess if I was simple in the mind Everything would be fine” -“Man On The Moon” By Kid Cud At Generation Justice, I’m often asked to reflect on my thoughts, emotions and actions to...

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...