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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...

5.3.20 – Youth Mental Health During COVID 19
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5.3.20 – Youth Mental Health During COVID 19

How can parents and families support their youth while at home during the pandemic? This week on Generation Justice Long time GJ member Pilar Monfiletto spoke with Dr. Amy Rouse, Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science and Dr. Kristina Sowar Assistant Professor and Attending Psychiatrist in the departments of General, Child...

4.19.20 – Millions for Prisoners on COVID 19
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4.19.20 – Millions for Prisoners on COVID 19

This week, we speak with community members who are working to defend the rights of incarcerated people during the global COVID 19 pandemic. Hear Selinda Guerrero and Stephonáe Nelson of Millions for Prisoners New Mexico on their organizing to release incarcerated New Mexicans.  GJ members, Kyle Gonzales, Brenna Two Bears, Riazullah Alkozai, and Kenia Alonzo,...

4.12.20 – Mutual Aid & Messages of Inspiration
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4.12.20 – Mutual Aid & Messages of Inspiration

  This week, we bring you another full program recorded from our GJ homes! Youth producer, Jackie Torres speaks with Jonathon Alonzo and Selinda Guerrero, two organizers with Albuquerque Mutual Aid. Jonathon and Selinda share about the incredible work of feeding hundreds of Albuquerque families through the power of community organizing.  Youth members, Elijah Cage,...

4.5.20 – COVID Update & Youth Perspectives
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4.5.20 – COVID Update & Youth Perspectives

This week on Generation Justice, GJ member Sunandita Santhanam spoke with the Deputy Director of the Department of Family and Community Services, Gilbert Ramirez, about the City of Albuquerque‘s response in resources and planning for housing, healthcare, food, childcare, and more during these times. Generation Justice Youth media producers,  AJ Garcia, Sunandita Santhanam, Adiana Cordova,...