I.N.S.P.I.R.E. Series: Tomas Guillermo Martinez
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I.N.S.P.I.R.E. Series: Tomas Guillermo Martinez

  “I Am Who I Serve”  Tomas Martinez is an outreach coordinator and a promotor at La Plazita Institute in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  [Photo: Alden Bruce] By Lucia Martinez and Thema Fenderson   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — “I love the National Geographic because it saved my life,” says Tomas Martinez, recalling the 1980 prison riot at...

Equality of People – Generation Justice
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Equality of People – Generation Justice

After a few short minutes I realized I knew less about the Israeli–Palestinian conflict than I had thought. I had known that the conflict was over land that the Israelis felt a certain right to and that the land had since been divided into a Jewish and Palestinian state. I searched for a deeper history. After a few hours of research, though, it didn’t seem that I had learned a significant amount of information. Most pieces seemed one sided and discussed Zionism and Israeli issues in the conflict which I had admittedly knew more about to begin with.