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Students recite poetry, sing at ‘My Black is … Empowering’ poetry slam

Students recite poetry, sing at ‘My Black is … Empowering’ poetry slam

Olivia Swenson-Hultz, Online Producer

February 5, 2018


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The lights were dim in the 7th Street Underground, but students’ voices shone as they performed poetry and sang songs at the “My Black is … Empowering” poetry slam. “We live in a world where they try to disgrace us instead of embrace us, filled with crooked cops killing unarmed blacks....

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