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Rebuilding Narratives For Empowerment

Jul 26, 2017
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Sun 07/30 7p: Join us this Sunday as we focus on Rebuilding Narrative for Empowerment! We speak in-depth with Co-Directors Frances Kunreuther and Sean Thomas-Breitfeld of the Building Movements Project (BMP) about their recent report on how the nonprofit sector has left people of color out of leadership roles and ways to solve it.

Protecting Medicaid & Net Neutrality

Jul 14, 2017
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Sun 07/16 7p: This Sunday, join Generation Justice as we focus on July 12th’s Day of Action, where people from across the country made their voices heard about the importance of net neutrality. We’ll be joined by Lucia Martinez, GJ Alumni, and journalist from Free Press, about their Save The Net Campaign. We’ll also hear from Sen. Gerald Ortiz y Pino about the Gov. Martinez’s recent cuts to Medicaid and what it means for NM’s Medicaid program. Be sure to join us live on KUNM 89.9 FM, or online at KUNM.org.

Trump-Era Journalism & Covering Movements

Jul 10, 2017
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Sun 07/09 7p: Join us this Sunday, as we speak with Jenni Monet, an indigenous multimedia journalist and documentary filmmaker based in New York City about how the field of journalism is changing and the lack of representation of Indigenous people in journalism and media experiences in the Era of Trump. Next, we share an interview conducted by GJ Alumni Luna Olavarria Gallegos, who speaks with Mari, a photojournalist at Claridad newspaper. They discuss the role of journalism, activism and the statehood of Puerto Rico. Be sure to join us live on KUNM 89.9 FM, or online at KUNM.org.

Reflections On Ramadan

Jun 23, 2017
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Sun 06/25 7p: Join us this Sunday as we focus on Ramadan, which is observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting, prayer, and introspection, to commemorate the first revelation of the Quran to Muhammad. We speak with Sahibzada Muzaffar-Uddin and Seemi Merza to find out more about Ramadan and what it means to them. Next, we keep you up to date with local events and then continue with our Resistance Headlines, highlight actions of resistance from the past week. Be sure to join us live on KUNM 89.9 FM, or online at KUNM.org.

Generation Justice's Special Edition: The Constitution

Jun 14, 2017
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Sun 06/18 7p: This Sunday, Generation Justice is having a special edition radio show, where we will share a special presentation by Dr. Akhil Amar called “The Constitution at a Crossroads”, which was held at the UNM School of Law. This talk was based on his recently released book The Constitution Today: Timeless Lessons for the Issues of Our Era, where he discussed the significance of the constitution with modern cases and the American constitutional system.  We know that you will enjoy this conversation, so please join us live at 7:00 pm on KUNM 89.9 FM, or online at KUNM.org.

Pride & Resistance

Jun 9, 2017
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Sun 06/11 7p: Join us this Sunday as we focus on Pride & Resistance! GJ will be bringing you the story of Zane Stephens, the co-director of the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico. Zane will speak about the center’s origins, evolution, the work they provided and the importance of finding support in the community. We continue with our Resistance Headlines and share some exciting events going on in our community. Be sure to join us live on KUNM 89.9 FM, or online at KUNM.org. If you are unable to join us on Sunday, we do make our podcasts available Mondays on iTunes and Soundcloud.

Youth Action & Community Events

Jun 2, 2017
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Sun 06/04 7p: Join us this Sunday as we focus on Youth Action, by sharing an interview with ground shaking youth activist Aji Piper, a member of the Earth Guardians’ Rising Youth for a Sustainable Earth, to upcoming events going on in our community. We share events covering food, art, culture, film, poetry and much more! Be sure to join us live on KUNM 89.9 FM, or online at KUNM.org. If you are unable to join us on Sunday, we do make our podcasts available Mondays on iTunes and Soundcloud. Don’t forget to rate us on iTunes!

Generation Justice Graduates

May 19, 2017
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Join us this Sunday as we honor our Generation Justice Graduates! Yousuf Amer, Brennan Olivier, Ludella Awad, Luzero Velasquez, Moises Villanueva, Haarika Reddy, Luna Olavarría-Gallegos, Aaron Hagler, Kateri Zuni and Arturo Castillos. We dedicate our entire show to celebrate our youth producers and GJ fellow, who have made a great accomplishment in their education and walked the stage to receive their hard-earned diplomas and degrees! We listen to the songs they dedicated and reflect on their achievements.

In Depth Conversation With Mr. Apollo

Apr 14, 2017
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 Sun 04/16 7p: Have you ever watched Showtime at the Apollo? If so then we have the show for you! This week we share an in-depth interview with Billy Mitchell, a.k.a “Mr. Apollo” himself. GJ Year 1 Fellow Pauly Denetclaw sits down with Mr. Apollo, to discuss his beginnings and the history of the Apollo theater. We will also feature music from a few of the acts who have performed at the historical theater. If you are unable to join us on Sunday, we do make our podcasts available Mondays on iTunes and Soundcloud. Don’t forget to rate us on iTunes!

The Generation Justice Music Show!

Apr 7, 2017
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Op-Ed & Resistance

Mar 9, 2017
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Sun 03/12 7pm: Generation Justice brings you “Op-Ed & Resistance”! This week we are focusing on acts of resistance within our community. We feature an op-ed piece called "NM needs to tap into the spirit of matanza" by Adriann Barboa from Strong Families New Mexico. We also speak with Bill Jordan from New Mexico Voices for Children for a roundhouse update from the legislative session. This week's program features music from local youth hip-hop artists: Mamie Willis, Fiesty, Z, & Gravity. Join us live at 7:00 pm on KUNM 89.9 FM, or online at KUNM.org.

Generation Justice Special Edition: The Constitution

Mar 2, 2017
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Sun 03/05 7p: Generation Justice is having a special edition radio show, where we will share a special presentation by Dr. Akhil Amar called “The Constitution at a Crossroads”, which was held at the UNM School of Law. This talk, was based on his recently released book The Constitution Today: Timeless Lessons for the Issues of Our Era, where he discussed the significance of the constitution with modern cases and the American constitutional system.  We know that you will enjoy this conversation, so please join us live at 7:00 pm on KUNM 89.9 FM, or online at KUNM.org.

Strong Families Legislative Day

Feb 17, 2017
Generation Justice

     This Sunday, join Generation Justice as we go into depth about the Strong Families New Mexico day at the Legislature. We bring in Jessica Collins, Program Director for Strong Families NM, participants and organizers who will share why they are passionate about this legislation. The bills and issues that were brought up were, Civil Rights and Criminal Justice, Education Equity, Economic Justice, Health Equity, and Anti-Family.

Action: Educate & Organize

Jan 27, 2017
Generation Justice

Join us, Sunday 1.29.17, as we listen to Dr. Bilal Sekou, Associate Professor of Political Science at University of Hartford, to discuss using our inter-sectionality under the new administration. We also speak with Jennifer Marley, an organizer with the Red Nation, to discuss the continued threat to the #NODAPL movement, indigenous communities across the country and how folks can get involved. Tune in at 7:00 pm on KUNM 89.9 FM or online at KUNM.org

Empowerment Through Music

Jan 20, 2017
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Sun. 1/22 7p: We welcome you to join us Sunday 1.22.17 as we dedicate the hour to music that moves us and women who inspire us. For this week’s production we highlight songs that reflect some of our core values; love, empowerment and action. Tune in at 7:00 pm on KUNM 89.9 FM or online at KUNM.org

NM Legislative Session

Jan 15, 2017
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Sun. 1/15 7p: Join us Sunday 1.15.17 as we talk about the upcoming New Mexico Legislative session. With a nearly $600 million budget deficit, We talk with Senator Linda Lopez, and  Representative Christine Trujillo, as they give us their thoughts and what to expect in the an how upcoming legislative session and how the budget deficit can affect New Mexicans. Tune in for more at 7:00 pm on KUNM 89.9 FM or online at KUNM.org

Panquetzaliztli: An Aztec Celebration Of The Season

Dec 8, 2016
Generation Justice

Sun. 12/11 7p: Kalpullli Ehecatl and Ehecatl Aztec Dancers have been educating and entertaining in New Mexico for over 40 years. This Sunday, join us to hear their rhythm and narration from the Aztec Celebration of the Season: Panquetzaliztli. This three part performance refers to the Mesoamerican creation myths and the history behind these traditional Indigenous holiday customs. The play consists of three acts: the retelling of the legend of Huitzilopochitli and Coyolxauhqui, the lyrical version of Panquetzaliztli and the reenactment of Yankwik Tletl.

New Mexicans Share Post-Election Thoughts

Nov 18, 2016
Generation Justice

In the wake of the United States’s most expensive and controversial presidential elections, many are in celebration, mourning, or just plain confused. Here at Generation Justice, we will explore the impact of the election together, including all of the pride, fear, and frustration that lingers, even after the polls have closed.

Resiliency Through Action And Music

Nov 11, 2016

We are in a critical time. More than ever, need to come together to cope and heal. This can only happen by opening our hearts with recognition, respect, and honor. Our shared survival is interwoven. This week, Generation Justice will focus on healing. First, we’ll chat with author and advocate Desiree Woodland about International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day coming up November 19th. Then, we’ll share some our favorite good music that heals our hearts.

Vote16USA

Oct 28, 2016
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This week, we sit down with Brandon Klugman from Generation Citizen, who will speak about the Vote16USA campaign, a nationwide effort to lower the voting age in local elections. Then, we chat with Antonio Granillo and Karen Campa from the Partnership for Community Action, about the local #Vote16ABQ campaign.

 

Tacos Y Democracia

Oct 21, 2016
Organizers in the Land of Enchantment (OLÉ)

Sun. 10/23 7p: Join us as we continue the important discussion on upcoming elections and voting. first, we sit with activist and community organizer at OLÉ Andrea Serrano. Then, we bring you community voices from the recent Tacos, Cumbia y Democracia event. All share their thoughts on the importance of voting, and what impacts this election will have on New Mexico.

Your Vote Is Your Voice

Oct 14, 2016
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  Sun. 10/16 7p: Join Generation Justice as we continue the conversation on voting and the upcoming 2016 elections. We bring the voices of youth leaders Jakia Fuller and Marian Mendez to discuss their experience at the Millennial Votes Matter Convening 2016. And we also chat with Krista Kelley and Fred Sandoval about the Santa Fe County GO Bond, which has major implications for behavioral health in our state.

Youth Action: Girl Scouts & AMC

Jun 27, 2016

Sun. 6/26 7p:  In this show, we look at the different ways youth in our community take action for social change. Many people are unfamiliar with the social justice work of Girl Scouts, but for more than a century, girls and young women have tackled social and environmental issues through their programming. We talk with Girl Scouts of New Mexico Trails to learn more.

Defending Our Rights

Jun 13, 2016

Sun 6/12 7p: In this week's show, we talk about defending the rights to protect our health and achieve our dreams. We will be featuring Nancy Koenigsberg of Disability Rights New Mexico to hear about how people with disabilities can find the behavioral health resources they deserve. Then, we talk with Adirel Orozco of the New Mexico Immigrant Law Center and Carla Molina, DREAMER and member of the NM Dream Team. 

DOJ Report on UNM Sexual Violence Policies

May 23, 2016

Sun. 5/22 7p: In this show, we discuss the Department of Justice’s 37-page report on UNM’s handling of sexual assault on campus. We will hear from May Sagbakken of the Rape Crisis Center of Central New Mexico, students and Cathy Cook from Students for Reproductive Justice. We discuss the report and what resources are available for all survivors of sexual violence. 

Celebrating Community Events

Apr 14, 2016

 

 

Sun. 4/17 7p: In our community, we grow together through songs, murals, celebrations, potlucks, and discussions. We dedicate the hour this Sunday to sharing these upcoming events.  

#NMspeaksCrisis Town Hall

Mar 24, 2016
Generation Justice

Sun. 3/27 p: Missed our #NMspeaksCrisis Behavioral Health Town Hall? No worries, we recap the night on this week’s show. We will share statements made by Senator Martin Heinrich, Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham, and Congressman Ben Ray Lujan. Also, we will feature a poem titled “Mad Love” by Hakim Bellamy.

  

Generation Justice Transitions

Mar 9, 2016
Generation Justice

Sun. 3/13 7p: This week, we bid a fond farewell to Melissa Harris, who has been our Operations Coordinator for the past 4 years. We also say “Hello” and welcome to our new OC, Jennifer Lim! Finally, we introduce our newest segment, Community Corner, where we'll be featuring the amazing local organizations that call Albuquerque home.

Home Visitation Programs

Mar 4, 2016
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Sun. 3/6 7p: We focus on the importance of home visitation programs for early childhood development. Tune in as we feature three young parents—Odalys Garcia, Brenda Enriquez, and Elijah Ramos—who tell us why home visiting programs are important to them and their babies.

We also chat with Jessa Bunker, the Public Policy Advocate at CHI St. Joseph’s, about the early childhood movement and policy tied to home visitation.

Fresh Take On The Legislative Session

Feb 25, 2016

Sun. 2/28 7p: Now that the legislative session is over, we review it from a community perspective. This Sunday, we featured Adriann Barboa of Strong Families/Forward Together and Emma Sandoval of the SouthWest Organizing Project. Both powerful women give us their take on the legislative session.

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