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New Earth Kids: Keana Huerta & Matthew Chavez Explore Paths to Youth Activism

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Host Nan Franzblau talks with recent Cobre High School graduates Keana Huerta and Matthew Chavez about what motivates them to take action and the positive changes they would like to see in their communities of Hurley and Bayard.  They also share their experiences as participants in the Lorenzo de Zavala Youth Legislative Session, how that prepared them to be effective leaders, and how it inspired Keana to become the youngest member in the history of the Hurley Town Council.  Throughout the conversation, both Keana and Matthew emphasize the importance of building community through service, connection and love.


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