Recently, I had the honor of speaking with Sut Jhally, who is a Professor of Communications at The University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He is also the founder and Executive Director of the Media Education Foundation. He has been involved
From Las Cruces to Albuquerque and Santa Fe, young leaders across New Mexico are standing together against the PARCC exam. On this program, we bring you the voices of the student organizers and activists that participated in the PARCC walkouts.
Each year in grade school, I was required to take a standardized test. I graduated high school in 2006. Since then, tests have increasingly been incorporated into schools nationwide. According to greatschools.org, a non-profit organization and leading national source of
This program discusses institutionalized racism and the importance of Ethnic studies in New Mexico. We’re joined by New Mexico State Senator Linda Lopez, who proposed a memorial this legislative session that would require every state-funded agency to adopt policies addressing
Generation Justice visited the Roundhouse on January 20th and spoke with youth from Deming, Peñasco, Española, Albuquerque, Isleta, and Truth or Consequences about the issues that are important to them during this year’s legislative session. Viviana Cruz, Sarah Faulkner, Kervin
With school board elections and the hiring of a new superintendent just around the corner, Albuquerque Public Schools is in a moment of tremendous transition.. is this moment one of challenge or one of opportunity? On Sunday January 18th, 2015, we
With school board elections and the hiring of a new superintendent just around the corner, Albuquerque Public Schools is in a moment of tremendous transition..is this moment one of challenge or one of opportunity? On this Sunday’s show, we‘ll feature
The Israeli and Palestinian conflict has been nothing but a cloud of explosions, blood, tears and tragedy for many years. The thousands of civilians dying in hospitals and in the streets of Gaza is nothing new. What is new is
Over the past couple of months with Generation Justice, I’ve learned about the incredible importance of early childhood development for New Mexico. For example, Generation Justice hosted a summer institute with workshops focusing on social justice, media analysis, and equity.