Generation Justice's very own Marilu Ugalde had the opportunity to interview Juan Gonzalez and Joseph Torres during their book tour stop in Albuquerque, NM on October 25th, 2011. Marilu sat down with the authors to discus their book "News For All The People: The Epic Story of Race and the American Media".
On November 16, New Mexico Media Literacy Project, The Center for Media Justice and Free Press hosted the Future of the Internet Public Hearing at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque, N.M. Speakers at the hearing shared their insights on the Internet's future. The community was also given time to ask questions on what lies ahead. KUNM Youth Radio Project's George Luna-Peña interviews Albuquerque City Councilor Rey Garduño. City Councilor Garduño shares his thoughts on net neutrality and discusses the importance of the internet for him and his constituents.
On Tuesday, November 16, 2010, I was invited to join the KUNM Youth Radio Project at the Future of the Internet Town Hall in Albuquerque, NM. The Future of the Future of the Internet Town Hall was sponsored by the Media Literacy Project, Center of Media justice, and Free Press, and was hosted by the National Hispanic Cultural Center. The town hall was formed to create a platform for people to have the opportunity to speak about the future of Internet freedom. At the town hall was FCC Commissioner Michael Copps, who was there to hear people’s thoughts on Internet freedom.
KUNM Youth Radio Project's Carson Lafferty interviews FCC Commissioner Copps. Commissioner Copps expresses his concerns for Internet access in America and speaks on what would happen if corporations controlled the Internet completely.