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8.9.20- ACLUNM & APS School Re-entry Plan

This week on Generation Justice, we learned from Leon Howard, Legal Director for ACLU-NM about the effects of”Operation Legend” in New Mexico. We also heard from Yolanda Montoya-Cordova, The APS Board Secretary for Education on what parents and students of APS schools should expect when it comes to the reopening of schools this upcoming Fall...

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8.2.20- Federal Agents Invasion & CBP

  This week on Generation Justice, we spoke to Jim Harvey, the Executive Director of The Center for Peace and Justice, about the recent movement of Operation Legend into our community. We heard from Sarah Silva and her poem, “It was always going to be Customs & Border Protection.” Sarah is a community coach, faith...

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7.19.20- People are NOT Mascots & COVID-19 Update

This week on Generation Justice, we learned about the new cases and developments regarding NM’s response to COVID-19 and the importance of the name and mascot change of the Washington NFL football team. We spoke to the Cabinet Secretary of the Human Services Department, Dr. David Scrase. We also spoke with Amanda Blackhorse, a certified...

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7.12.20- Native American Relief Fund & I Mask Up Campaign

  This week on Generation Justice we learned from the president and CEO of New Mexico Foundation, JoAnn Melchor, she spoke about the Native American Relief Fund. Enrique Cardiel, the Executive Director of the Bernalillo County Community Health Council, spoke with us about the recent #IMaskUp campaign.Resources for Aid and testing for COVID-19 are shared...

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7.5.20 Danielle Lipow: Juvenile Incarceration

  This week on Generation Justice, GJ Apprentice Pilar Monfiletto spoke with Danielle Lipow from the Annie E Casey Foundation about Juvenile Incarceration and the initiatives to safely reduce the number of youth, particularly youth of color, in institutions. Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org! Host-  Riazullah...