Generation Justice - KUNM Youth Radio

Sunday 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Generation Justice inspires youth to become media makers committed to social transformation.

Interview with Alan Wagman and GJ Gratitude

Nov 22, 2021

Sun 11/21 7p: This week on Generation Justice, we uplifted gratitude and education! We featured our youth producers, staff, interns, and community members, who all shared beautiful messages of love, gratitude and thanks to the people in their lives! Also, we uplifted Alan Wagman who broke down the NMPED’s proposed social studies standards for us.

 Don’t forget to catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org! 

Interview with Musician Sayre Key-Towne

Nov 15, 2021

  Sun 11/14 7p: This week on Generation Justice, we featured a heartwarming interview and music by an incredibly talented artist and a GJ Alumni, Sayre Key-Towne. Sayre shared about his musical journey, his band, “Kidplastic and the Girlfriend” and more! And don’t forget to catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

The Rudolfo Anaya Radio Tribute Part 2

Nov 4, 2021

  Sun. 4/25 7p: We bring you the first part of the Rudolfo Anaya Tribute: A Celebration of Poets in partnership with the Spoken Word hour. This two-hour production full of laughter, tears, and love was hosted by Roberta Rael and poets include Tanaya Winder, Hakim Bellamy, Levi Romero, Michelle Otero, and Damien Flores.

Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00 pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

The Rudolfo Anaya Radio Tribute Part 1

Nov 4, 2021

Sun. 4/25 7p: We bring you the first part of the Rudolfo Anaya Tribute: A Celebration of Poets in partnership with the Spoken Word hour. This two-hour production full of laughter, tears, and love was hosted by Roberta Rael and poets include Tanaya Winder, Hakim Bellamy, Levi Romero, Michelle Otero, and Damien Flores.

Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00 pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org! 

Sun. 10/31 7p: We featured Crystal Zamora and Roberto Reyes from Warehouse 508 and Jay Wilson and Jose Garcia from OLE NM! Warehouse 508 shared about Dia De Los Muertos, honoring our ancestors, and their upcoming event: Fotos y Recuerdos, on Saturday, on November 6th! Meanwhile, OLE discussed the importance of this year’s election in New Mexico and shared valuable voting resources with our community!

And be sure to catch us live every Sunday @ 7PM!

Indigenous People's Day!

Nov 4, 2021

Sun. 10/10 7p: This week on Generation Justice, we featured Regis Pecos and Christine Sims, two indigenous elders, who spoke about Indigenous People’s Day and what it means to them! Regis Pecos is a citizen of the Pueblo de Cochiti and is currently the Co-Director and Co-Founder of the Leadership Institute at Santa Fe Indian School. Christine Sims is a member of the Acoma Pueblo and specializes in Indigenous language revitalization and maintenance issues.

Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

Palestine, Memories, Love, & History!

Nov 4, 2021

Sun. 10/3 7p: Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

This week on Generation Justice, we featured Izzaddine Mustafa, a Palestinian Creative, Story Teller, and long-time Generation Justice member and Mutazz Jaber, a 16-Year-old Palestinian American and community organizer. Both of them shared a little bit about the history of Palestine and their perspectives on being Palestinians! We also shared amazing music selected by our guests!Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

Critical Race Theory Interns Presentation

Nov 4, 2021

Sun. 9/5 7p: This week on Generation Justice, we aired our media justice interns presentation on Critical Race Theory. 

Zain Dixon, Gianna Ramirez, and Saviana Moya educated listeners on what CRT is, its background, its controversy, and importance. There is still time to listen! Click the link below now!

Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

Sun. 8/15 7p: Generation Justice, we featured a presentation by GJ Media Justice Interns, Jacquelyne Nguyen, Emilio Bauvallet, Elijah Cage and Mutazz Jaber on disinformation, misinformation and racialized disinformation! Also featured is Dr. Joan Donovan, Research Director of the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy, who shared her expertise on disinformation and how it affects our lives.

 Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

Interview with DEF-i Into the Unowned!

Nov 4, 2021

Sun. 8/8 7p:  GJ had a conversation with the immensely talented musician Def-i. He shared his thoughts on optimism, perseverance, the power of music, and his new album! PLUS We shared amazing music by Def-I himself!

To listen to the full songs you can just search "DEF-i" on any streaming platform!

Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

  Sun. 8/1 7p: OUR PODCAST IS READY!!! This week on Generation Justice, we uplifted youth voices and aired our Media Justice Interns presentation on COVID-19 and the Delta Variant. Check out this informative display of youth empowerment and education in the link below.
Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

  

2021 Media Justice Interns!

Nov 4, 2021

  Sun. 7/11 7p:Generation Justice, we introduced 10 members of our 2021 Cultivating Leaders cohort through personal introductions about their experiences in the internship, GJ core values they identify with, and more. They also shared special musical selections for you to hear! Check out our podcast .

Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

GJ Youth Perspectives!

Nov 4, 2021

Sun. 5/23 7p: We celebrated youth voices in a production of commentaries written and performed by GJ youth. They discussed a range of topics and issues that they are passionate about. You can still listen to this empowering production using our podcast, click the link in our bio or below.

 Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

  

Mother's Day Messages from GJ youth!

Nov 4, 2021

Sun. 5/9 7p: Generation Justice,  discussed the power of mothers. Youth commentaries and specially chosen music helped GJ youth celebrate their moms and we invited you all to do the same!  There is still time to listen to this heartfelt production. Click the link below or in our bio to hear more and catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

   

    

  

COVID-19 Vaccines & Earth Day

Nov 4, 2021

Sun. 4/18 7p: Generation Justice, we spoke with Rabia Khan, a research assistant at UNM’s Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology. She spoke about the vaccine development for COVID-19 as well as vaccine misconceptions!  AND GJ celebrated the 51st anniversary of Earth Day by airing a conversation with Arturo Sandoval, a native New Mexican, lifelong activist, and an organizer behind  the first Earth Day! 

  

Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org! 

Tenemos Voz Platica On Latino Peer Recovery By The NLBHA

Nov 2, 2021

Sun.3/28 7p: Generation Justice shares a plática/discussion about Latino Peer Recovery from the National Latino Behavioral Health Association, (NLBHA). This plática was moderated by NLBHA Executive Director Fred Sandoval and Associate Director Maxine Henry.  They spoke with Melisha Montano and Nathan Lawson, from the Office of Peer Recovery and Engagement. Each shared their lived experiences and perspectives on long-term recovery!

Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00 pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

 

  

3.14.21- Self Care Youth Roundtable And Commentary

Mar 17, 2021
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Sun.03/14 7p: Is the concept of self care a privilege? This week on Generation Justice, we aired a youth roundtable on self care, discussed from a race equity lens. Youth explored the access issues that exist within self care and shared how they have grown during this pandemic.

We also shared a commentary about the inequities of self care, presented and written by GJ member Lily Luchau; PLUS- powerful youth-selected music ALL about self care! We hope that this show inspired you to reflect on your own understanding of self care and it’s accessibility!

2.28.21- Raashan Ahmad & Black Story/ Black Song

Mar 2, 2021

Sun. 2/28 7p: This week on Generation Justice, we proudly feature Raashan Ahmad, a label owner, producer, emcee, DJ, promoter and an evolving vocalist. Let’s celebrate Black history as GJ member Elijah Cage sits down with Raashan for a discussion about his special project, “Black Story / Black Song.” 

This project is an incredible program made to evolve our understanding of the Black Experience and the contributions of African Americans.

 

 

 

   

 

Sun. 7/14 7pm: Generation Justice speaks with Jonquilyn Hill, broadcast journalist and longtime GJ member. We’ll hear segments of Jonquilyn’s work - from her early days at Generation Justice up to her new podcast, “Through the Cracks.” Her current project looks at gaps in our society and how they factored into the 2014 disappearance of Relisha Rudd. 

Sun. 2/7 7p:  How are Indigenous peoples’ mental and behavioral wellness supported in NM? Generation Justice discusses Indigenous mental health with professionals in the field. 

The clinical social worker, Connie O’Marra, is an enrolled member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation and works to encourage trauma mastery, self-care and community healing through individual and community resilience. 



1.24.21- 2021 Inauguration Highlights

Mar 2, 2021

Sun.1/24 7p: Generation Justice recaps Inauguration Day with President Biden's acceptance speech and the swearing in of our first black Asian and female Vice President, Kamala Harris. We also featured other historic moments: a piece from the first National Youth Poet Laureate, along with J Lo’s inaugural performance of “This Land is Your Land” and Reverend. Dr Silvester Beaman’s inauguration benediction.

    

1.17.21- Voices And Perspectives On Democracy

Mar 2, 2021

 Sun.1/17 7p: What is your perspective about democracy? In this special edition we explored democracy and how it is expressed through music, poetry, speeches, and interviews. We featured the voices of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, Grace Lee Boggs, John Trudell, Kamala Harris, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Leonard Cohen, and of course, our youth!

Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!

 

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SUN 11/01 7p:  This week Generation Justice held a youth-led roundtable discussion with US Senator Martin Heinrich! GJ youth producers, interns, and community organizers shared their questions with the Senator in this discussion. Youth speakers included Gianna Ramirez, Kyle Gonzales, Antonio Garcia, & Janelle Astorga-Ramos, our guest from Learning Alliance NM and Common Cause NM. The discussion was moderated by long-time GJ member, Nicole Baty.

10.25.20- Dr. Joan Donovan & Mary Oishi

Oct 26, 2020
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SUN 10/25 7p: This week on Generation Justice, we talk to  Dr. Joan Donovan, the Research Director of the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy. Dr. Donovan shares her expertise with us on disinformation and its effects on our lives. Then, Albuquerque's 2020 Poet Laureate, Mary Oishi, reminds us of the importance of our votes and why we exercise the hard-fought right to #vote through poetry! Keep up to date with our Election Facts and Community Calendar too!

Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00 pm! 

10.18.20- NMPIRG Civic Engagement Panel

Oct 26, 2020
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SUN 10/18 7p: Generation Justice featured the 2020 Civic Engagement event hosted by NMPIRG. Get inspired by speakers Aaliyah Quintana, President of UNM Pre Law; Joe Starrs, Communication & Journalism Track Director of the Fund for American Studies; Mia Amin, ASUNM President; Rodney Bowe, Director of the Men of Color Initiative; Madeline Pukite, UNM Student & Writer for The Daily Lobo; and, Sean Floyd, CEO of Nomadic Solutions Political Consulting & Adjunct Professor at George Washington University!

Vote 2020 - Young Adult Panel on Voting in 2020

Oct 26, 2020
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SUN 10/11 7p: Are youth engaging with the 2020 election? To answer this question and many more Generation held a panel discussion to find answers, and hear from youth and young adult voters. We heard from Austin Weahkee, Political Organizer for NAVA Education Project & NM Native Vote and Barbara Ramirez & Kyle Gonzales GJ Practicum participants. It’s all moderated by writer & GJ Alum, Luna Olavarria Gallegos! You won’t want to miss the messages these youth have to give!

Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00 pm! 

10.4.20- Healing New Mexico

Oct 9, 2020

SUN 10/4 7p: This week on Generation Justice, we spoke to Dr. Julie Zuniga and Maria Brazil from Kalpulli Izkalli and Medicine for the People, by the People all about their 10- Year Anniversary event celebrating traditional medicine.

 Then we heard from local artist and mental health therapist, Antonia Montoya, also known as “Alonerly”, about her new album, “Among”. Then we shared important voter deadlines and information for voting in New Mexico! Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 FM

SUN 9/27 7p: This week on Generation Justice, we spoke to Megan McCormick, and Gaby Pineda from BTS New Mexico and learned more about what we can do to spread awareness about suicide prevention.  We also had an amazing panel with wonderful youth voices GJ’s very own Barbara Ramirez, Kyle Gonzales, Moderator Luna Olavarría Gallegos, and Austin Weahkee of NAVAEP and NMnativeVote about the importance of Youth Voting and Civic Engagement. Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 FM 

Vote 2020 - NMPIRG New Voters Project

Oct 2, 2020

SUN 9/20 7p: This week on Generation Justice, we spoke to Andrew Schumann and Irene Andrews, members of NMPIRG UNM and freshmen at UNM, with the goal of increasing voter registration. They shared their upcoming Civic Engagement Event and their New Voters Project with our listeners.

 Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 FM

9.13.20- Voting & Census Information

Oct 2, 2020

SUN 9/13 7p: This week on Generation Justice, we learned all about voting and the 2020 Census! Secretary of State, Maggie Toulouse Oliver, identified misleading narratives about voting by mail and upcoming deadlines all New Mexican voters should know.

 Nichole Rogers, the founder of the Welstand Foundation and co-chair of the African American Complete Count Committee shared crucial information about the 2020 Census. Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 FM 

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