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Youth Incarceration & Music Event: PSU Sunday May 20th 1-3 p.m.

RADICAL EDUCATION PSU & NORTHWEST ALLIANCE FOR ALTERNATIVE MEDIA PRESENTS Keys, Beats, Bars:  Youth Incarceration & Music Empowerment​ ​ ​Performances and ​community round table discussion about youth incarceration​ ​and the power of the arts. Sunday May 20th 2018 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Free, all ages, open to the public and disability affirmative Portland State University ​Native American Student Center…

Ascending the flow for youth advocacy!

NAAME is proud to partner up with the Ascending Flow Youth Organization. The goal of this new project is to make a difference in our youth’s lives by advocating for them in their personal and academic achievements. We serve by connecting them to resources in the community, guiding them in finding their talents and passions,…

Space is the place!

NAAME is stoked to partner up with the Social Justice Action Center (SJAC) in Portland Oregon (! SJAC is run by and for grassroots organizations – especially those of people of color and marginalized communities – as a place to gather, organize, and build culture.  Through this work, these groups will also build relationships with…

Welcome new member from down under!

NAAME would like to welcome a new dynamic member to our advisory committee! Originally from Tasmania, Australia, Lilia has been working in conservation non-profit communications and outreach since the early 2000’s. She has been involved with a number of different publishing projects, from radical street press news, to zine projects with current and former Political…

Making the W(orld)hirled of BEATs!

Whirled BEAT (Beats, Earth, Art & Theater) NW is a project promoting world music and culture focusing on events, workshops and performances that help to spread awareness about the rich diversity of the world’s music and culture.   Performances and workshops are the mainstay of this project featuring master musicians from West Africa and other…

Music that makes you “Shvvvr”

NAAME is proud to fiscally sponsor “Shvvvr” the first solo project of multi-instrumentalist Adam Carpinelli.  The first Shvvvr album will be released in 2018 so please stay posted for the launch of the crowdfunding campaign and for future musical snippets from the project.  Please check out the website too:

Keys Really Beats Bars!

NAAME in collaboration with many community partners has helped to develop a new cutting edge approach to youth empowerment with this holistic music and arts-integrated program for incarcerated youth. Please see the website for more information:

Wishing Project Censored a happy anniversary!

NAAME attended Project Censoreds’s 40th Anniversary.  The Media Freedom Summit celebrated 40 years of Project Censored taking place from October 21st and 22nd 2016 at Sonoma State University.  NAAME is looking forward to future connections with Project Censored. Happy anniversary Project Censored!