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Generation Justice
Sunday 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Generation Justice inspires youth to become media makers committed to social transformation.

  • This week on Generation Justice, we learn from Founder and Executive Director of Afromundo, Loida Maritza Pérez AND 18-year-old artist, Lauryn Mills-Bohannon, creator of the Afromundo Logo!! They tell us everything about the upcoming Festival Shared Roots!Is it time to get your booster? We also bring you our weekly Vaccine equity segment.Catch us live every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!
  • Sun 4/3 7p: How can a $1,500 tax credit impact young people? This week Generation Justice asks youth their thoughts about the Earned Income Tax Credit! Deneisha Thompson of the EITC Funder’s Network also explained that if you worked last year, were 19-24 years old, and made $21,000 or less - then the government might OWE you up to $1,500, even if you have never filed taxes before!Catch us every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!
  • Young folks who are trying to make ends meet deserve some extra cash! Generation Justice discusses the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) with Deneisha Thompson, Senior Associate of the EITC Funder’s Network! Denisha spoke about the EITC and encourages that if you worked last year, were 19-24 years old, and made $21,000 or less - go to GetYourRefund.org to find out if you qualify!Be sure sure to listen in every SUNDAY @7PM on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!
  • Generation Justice proudly features seventeen year old poet, Sarita Sol Gonzalez, also known as “La Burquenita '' a Chicana, and feminst, born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Sarita is currently having health issues so family members Mercedez Holtry and Brandy Montano, shared fundraising efforts where community members can help support Sarita and the Gonzalez family! AND we shared a power packed interview with Interim Director, Aine McCarthy and Program Specialist, Cailtin Henke at UNM Women’s Resource Center about resources for women in the community!Catch us every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!
  • Sun 3/6 7p: We proudly featured Albuquerque Poet Laureate, Emeritus, Jessica Helen Lopez who spoke about International Womens’ Day and remarkable women throughout history! Jessica is a New Mexico Humanities Council Chautauqua Scholar, and the author of five collections of poetry! Then, GJ member Gianna Ramirez, shared her knowledge on International Womens’ Day along with her experience and identity as a Chicana! We also shared notable information on COVID-19 vaccine and boosters!Catch us every Sunday @ 7:00pm on 89.9 KUNM OR stream on KUNM.org!
  • This Sunday, we spoke with Sachi Watase, the Executive Director of the New Mexico Asian Family Center, about their incredible work! Sachi is from Albuquerque, New Mexico and has received her Bachelor of Arts from Pitzer College in Claremont, California! She has also co-founded organizations that coordinated services and programming for survivors of sexual assault. NMAFC was founded in 2006 and addresses the lack of culturally and linguistically tailored services for the state's Pan-Asian community. We also shared details on COVID-19 and upbeat songs!Be sure to catch us live every Sunday @ 7PM!
  • GJ speak with Jamell Sanchez and Ivan Torres about their achievements and contributions to their community!
  • GJ speaks with Kendal Chavez, the Food and Hunger Coordinator for the Office of Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham.
  • Generation Justice speaks with Jennifer Nanez, a Tribal member of the Pueblo of Acoma who shared her knowledge on Historical Trauma and how it affects our lives!
  • GJ family member Josh Horton, speaks about storytelling and his passion for acting!