9.14.14 – Youth Forum on the School-to-Prison Pipeline [Radio]

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The US incarcerates the highest percentage of its population in the world. The majority of incarcerated individuals are people of color and the poor. How do we change this system? This show featured youth discussions from the school-to-prison pipeline forum

9.7.14 Work Requirements and Snap Benefits [Radio]

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On August 29, 2014 Albuquerque community members attended a public hearing in Santa Fe on newly proposed Supplementary Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) work requirements. Community members testified on how the proposed changes will hurt New Mexican families.Production Team:Producer – Chantel TrujilloHosts

Community Voices on SNAP Benefits [Video]

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On August 29, 2014 Albuquerque community members attended a public hearing in Santa Fe on newly proposed Supplementary Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) work requirements. Some of them testified on how the proposed changes will hurt New Mexican families. 

Creative Writing Workshop with Bruce George

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“The power of word is crucial and can move mountains.” – Bruce George On July 2nd, four members of the Generation Justice team attended a creative writing workshop that was held at the John Marshall Center in Albuquerque and was sponsored

Our Culture of Communication [Blog]

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The importance of connectivity is greater than ever in this age of smartphones, wifi, and cloud networks. I am not only talking about connecting to the internet, but the importance of truly connecting with others. At one of my first

“Hands Up! Don’t Shoot!”: Intersections of Military and Police [Blog]

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It was six o’clock in the morning when I received the call from my grandma. She was sobbing. She asked if I had seen the news. A homeless, unarmed man had been shot and killed by the police.My bed was

8.24.14 – Police Militarization [Radio]

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Have you asked yourself what you could be doing about police violence in Ferguson or Albuquerque? This week’s radio show features an in-depth interview with international peace activist Rabbi Lynn Gottlieb talking about the militarization of police departments across the

Generation Justice Asks UNM Students about Ferguson, MO [Video]

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Generation Justice YES interns, Izzy Danya Mustafa and Carson Lafferty, interviewed students at the University of New Mexico about  the situation in Ferguson, MO and the rise of police militarization throughout the country.

8.17.2014 – VOCES 2014 [Radio]

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This week on Generation Justice, we feature a group of talented youth writers from the VOCES 2014 Writing Institute, which takes place at the National Hispanic Cultural Center. Now in its 13th year, the VOCES program brings together a diverse