Malachi Sanchez

Posts by Malachi Sanchez:

Beautification and Graffiti Abatement: Two Problems, One Potential Solution

December 20, 2022 /

When asked about the common imagery of cities, the word “graffiti” is never too far from the front of your mind. Read More
An illustration of the author and his friends.

Me vs Roanoke

December 19, 2022 /

Youth reporter Malachi Sanchez reflects on his experiences between community and the lack of in Merced and in his new home of Roanoke, Virginia.
Rob Bonta and members of the Merced community sit in a circle in the United Way conference room.

California Attorney General Visits With Merced Community Leaders

September 28, 2022 /

We'Ced youth reporter Malachi Sanchez attended a community meeting with California Attorney General Rob Bonta and these are his takeaways from the meeting.
An illustration of a person sitting alone on a train

My Hometown vs Me

August 15, 2022 /

Malachi Sanchez tells his story about being a queer person disconnected to his hometown.

Interviews With LGBTQIA+ Elders: JJ

July 7, 2022 /

As progress continues through society, LGBTQIA+ folks have been able to have access to more resources than in the past. These LGBTQIA+ young folks are able to connect with elders who have seen the change happen through community and also gain wisdom from them in these conversations.