Indigenous Peoples Tour of UNM [Video]

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As part of Indigenous Resistance Week, local activists organized and marched in the Indigenous Peoples Tour of UNM, which aimed to highlight the university’s complicity in conquest, colonization, and the ongoing erasure of Indigenous Peoples. Participants called for the abolition of

#GJLove: Celebrating Love! [Video]

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Celebrating Love Event RE-EDIT from Generation Justice on Vimeo.On September 14th 2014, the Native Health Initiative (NHI) hosted an event to celebrate love the Rail Yards Market. The purpose was to have people reflect on how love can work as

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. 

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.

Brother Ali on Art and Activism [Video]

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On September 17, 2013 Generation Justice Fellow Jason Fuller interviewed hip-hop artist and activist Brother Ali at the Southwest Organizing Project’s Feed the Hood Community Farm. They discussed the connections between art and activism.

Generation Justice Speaks with I Self Devine [Video]

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Generation Justice member Markus Beruman interviewed hip-hop artist and activist I Self Devine on September 17th, 2013 at the Southwest Organizing Project’s Feed the Hood Community Farm.

Moving Forward in #YHLP! [Video]

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#YHLP teams all across New Mexico are working hard to create and craft their health messages and they’re using social media to get them out and spread the word!

Bayan Jaber: “I am capable to be a journalist.” [Video]

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Generation Justice’s Bayan Jaber reflects upon her experience at the 2013 National Conference for Media Reform in Denver, CO., and on her interview with Arab American journalists Maytha Alhassen, Adel Iskandar, and Ahmed Shihab-Eldin. She talks about how this interview has inspired her to explore the possibilities of journalism and the importance of the representation of minorities in media.

Luna Olavarria Gallegos: “I Really Want to Make a Difference.” [Video]

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Generation Justice’s own Luna Olavarria Gallegos reflects upon her experience at the 2013 National Conference for Media Reform in Denver, CO.