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The word ‘millennial’ tends to get a bad reputation. Though the generation may be seen as the defiant ones, we are out there protesting, speaking up, getting involved in politics, and more! Millennials Meet World, hosted by Cruz Castillo, is a show that delves into the psyche of what it means to be one of the most controversial generations in U.S. history. Each episode will explore what it means to be a millennial in this world through all its sub-cultures. Stay tuned!

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The word ‘millennial’ tends to get a bad reputation. Though the generation may be seen as the defiant ones, we are out there protesting, speaking up, getting involved in politics, and more! Millennials Meet World, hosted by Cruz Castillo, is a show that delves into the psyche of what it means to be one of the most controversial generations in U.S. history. Each episode will explore what it means to be a millennial in this world through all its sub-cultures. Stay tuned!

    Millennials Meet World - Nopales - 4/17/19

    Millennials Meet World - Nopales - 4/17/19

    In this week’s episode of Millennials Meet World, Cruz Castillo interviews Ossi Andrade, AKA the famous Nopales. The two discuss body positivity, real representation in the media, and what inspires Ossi to develop a platform for women of all shapes, sizes, and colors. From changing societal body rules to changing the game of perception, you'll definitely love this episode.

    • 29 min
    Millennials Meet World - Abeni Moreno - 4/13/19

    Millennials Meet World - Abeni Moreno - 4/13/19

    In this week’s episode, Cruz Castillo interviews Abeni Moreno, Chicana writer and author of the children’s book Dear Big Brother. Listen in as Cruz and Abeni talk about whether art imitates life or life imitates art, how gender roles in the Latinx community need to be broken and changed, and how her brother's life and influence helped to shape her children's book.

    • 29 min
    Millennials Meet World - Alfredo Tovar (A+ Filmz) - 3/28/19

    Millennials Meet World - Alfredo Tovar (A+ Filmz) - 3/28/19

    This week’s Millennials Meet World has Fredo Tovar, one of the geniuses behind the collective group that is A+ Filmz. A man of many talents, Fredo helped push forward Viva La Bonita, a clothing company for Latinas, and is one of the creative directors behind the record label, Con Amor. Fredo breaks down his life from his skills on the court to mentors who guided him towards a career he never considered. Find out more about this talented family man and the future of the collectives he’s helped create.

    • 29 min
    Millennials Meet World - Chris Carmona - 3/20/19

    Millennials Meet World - Chris Carmona - 3/20/19

    Cruz Castillo interviews Chris Carmona, the writer and director of the MiTu series Instant Crush. Listen as the two discuss filmmaking, Chris’ incorporation of his hometown Bell in his projects, his first feature about a day worker caught in a precarious situation, and more on this episode of MMW.

    • 29 min
    Millennials Meet World - Viva La Bonita - 3/15/19

    Millennials Meet World - Viva La Bonita - 3/15/19

    Meet Rachel Gomez, the creator of Viva La Bonita! VLB is an apparel company that seeks to empower Latinas, and all women, through it's culturally grounded style. Rachel talks about where she comes from, her road to being the strong Latina of influence she is today, and the future endeavors of her company. If you want to be inspired, listen to the episode.

    • 29 min
    Millennials Meet World - La Mera Calendaria - 3/6/2019

    Millennials Meet World - La Mera Calendaria - 3/6/2019

    In this week's episode, Cruz Castillo interviews Stephani Calendaria of La Mera Calendaria. La Mera Candelaria's music and style itself is a vivacious mixture of Colombian-inspired cumbia with a son cubano twist; sassy, humerous, gender-role-defying lyrics; and a humble, countryside sabór! Listen as Cruz and Stephani talk about what inspires her, what her origin story is, and where you can catch her next performance!

    • 29 min

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