Clear Skies and Open Hearts [Blog]

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To me, love seems like a force that can manifest in any direction that your imagination desires. To me, love is creativity.Walking through the gravel up the Railyards, I could breathe in the smell of green chile roasting and hear

50 Years of Fighting for Human Dignity [Blog]

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It was 8am in Jackson, Mississippi. I had been traveling for the past twenty-four hours, with only three of those hours dedicated to sleep. It was hot and humid, and I was tired from carrying around all the luggage that

No Longer Mexican, Not Just American, Now Chican@ [Blog]

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For as long as I can remember, I have been Chicana, yet, I have always grappled with understanding what exactly that means. From a young age my parents instilled a Chicano pride in me: “We are Chicanos,” nothing less and

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

Community in Action

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By Jason Fuller:The city of Albuquerque has yet again gained national and international attention for the wrong reason. Since 2010, those who took an oath to protect and serve the people of Albuquerque have failed to do so.  The Albuquerque

OYE!

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By Jason Fuller: Misguided, out of touch, self-serving and ungrateful are a few words used to describe young people. Mitchell Hartman said the following in his New York Times article “Millennials at Work: Young and Callow, Like Their Parents”, “They

Really… Me? [Blog]

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By Jason Fuller: On Saturday, January 25th, The Generation Justice crew (Kamaria Umi, Pauly Denetclaw & myself) set out to record UNM’s Africana Studies Black History Month Kickoff Brunch. The game plan was to cover the brunch and record the Keynote