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.

Hembras de Pluma on Generation Justice

Mar 13, 2014
Hembras de Pluma

Sun. 3/16 7p: Generation Justice will feature Hembras de Pluma, a collective of women artists who have come together to present personal stories of childhood, growing older, loss, love, grief and joy. They will be joining Generation Justice on Sunday to talk about the inspiration behind their work, and sharing excerpts from their upcoming performances.

Art and Activism

Mar 3, 2014
Generation Justice

Sun. 3/2 7p: ART Is ACTIVISM!  Producer Luna Olavarria Gallegos looks at the connection between Art and Activism. We’ll hear from Alina Tavares Shelly and Alma Olavarria Gallegos, about their interview with the Panamanian duo Los Rakas. The show also features nationally recognized Hip Hop Activists I Self Devine and Brother Ali, interviewed by Jason Fuller and Markus Beruman.

Panel On Legislative Outcomes

Feb 20, 2014
Generation Justice

Sun. 2/23 7p: Curious about what happened this legislative session? This week we’ll be talking with a panel of policy experts discussing recent important legislative outcomes. Tune in to hear what happened with education, taxes, the living wage, and early childhood education during the session. As always, we're on-air Sundays at 7pm!

Talking About Love, Featuring Patricia Michaels

Feb 13, 2014
Generation Justice / Generation Justice

Sun. 2/16 7p This week’s show focuses on one of our core values, love! We’ll be hearing from Generation Justice staff and youth about what love means to them, including romantic love, love of self, love of community, and love of family and friends. We’ll also hear Brittany Tsosie’s interview with Taos fashion designer Patricia Michaels about marriage equality. Tune in Sunday at 7pm to hear the show!

Africana Studies Black History Month Kickoff

Feb 11, 2014

Sun. 2/9 7p This week’ show honors Black History Month. On Saturday January 25, 2014 the University of New Mexico hosted the 2014 Africana Studies at UNM Black History Month Kickoff. Sunday’s show featured the guests of honor at the Kick-off: Sybrina Fulton who is the mother of Trayvon Martin and Edward Lewis the co-founder of Essence Communication Inc. and Latina Magazine.

Youth Voices On The Legislature

Jan 31, 2014
Josef Schwarz / Wikimedia Commons

Sun. 2/2 7p: This show will continue our focus on the New Mexico 2014 legislature with a discussion with the New Mexico Coalition for Equity and Justice. They are an intergenerational, statewide coalition focused on educational access, equity, inclusion, and justice. We’ll also hear from young leaders who participated in Children and Youth Day at the legislature. 

Nelson Mandela Through The Eyes Of Youth

Dec 15, 2013
Berbard Bujold / http://www.flickr.com/photos/lestudio1/11227490206/

Sun. 12/15 7p: Did you know that many young people do not know the details of Nelson Mandela's life and work? This week, Generation Justice will have youth talk about what they were NOT taught in school--even in college--about this legend. We'll also have music commemorating the struggle to end apartheid, so tune in!

Generation Justice / www.generationjustice.org

Sun. 12/8 7p: Generation Justice presents a show from the Youth Health Literacy Project (#YHLP) on diabetes awareness. The show features powerful personal and community stories about the impact of diabetes.

Dolores Huerta & Respect ABQ Women

Nov 15, 2013
Generation Justice / http://www.generationjustice.org/

Sun. 11/18 7p: Generation Justice speaks with civil rights activist Dolores Huerta and Denicia Cadena of Respect ABQ Women and Young Women United about women’s rights in New Mexico.

Media Literacy Project's 20th Anniversary

Nov 8, 2013
http://medialiteracyproject.org/ / Media Literacy Project

Sun. 11/10 7p: Generation Justice celebrates 20 years of incredible work by the Media Literacy Project (MLP). The show features four incredible interviews: Andrea Quijada, MLP's Executive Director, Sut Jhally, Professor of Communications at the University of Massachusetts and founder and Executive Director of the Media Education Foundation, Malkia Cyril, Executive Director of The Center for Media Justice, and Adriann Barboa, New Mexico Field Director for Strong Families. Tune-in to celebrate with us!

Sun. 3/11 7p : Our guests are parents who have seen the deadly consequences of Opiate and Heroin Addiction. Too often the danger of addiction is not realized until it is too late and some one overdoses. Steve Paternoster’s sixteen-year-old daughter Haley lost her battle with Heroin addiction on April 8th, 2010. Steve Paternoster joins us to talk about his daughter’s addiction and her last hours.

Sun. 3/4 7p. : Generation Justice, in partnership with KUNM, presents this  touching radio show about Heroin and Opiate Addiction Awareness.