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Ronald McDonald House Poetry

Our Indigenous Peoples Media Coordinator Our Indigenous Peoples Media Coordinator, Mari V. went to Denver with a group called the Visionaries that is doing a community project with the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Denver. She along with Marjorie Davis, and Louis Chapoose (White River Ute) held Art and Spoken Word workshops. The Spoken Word Workshops are based on POOR Magazine’s curriculum of the Slam Bio. The youth also recorded their poetry pieces and make a spoken word CD.

Slam Bios are short versions of a poet’s biography

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People's Skool Summer 2010

by Libah Sheppard

I am not a violent woman, not an angry woman, nor am I a vicious woman, as a matter fact I am a spiritual woman guided by:  God, Allah, Jehovah, Jah, Creator, Dios, Most High.  Channeled by my ancestors to spiritually do the right thing, but in 1992 I was going to kill my Father that’s right I was going to blow his Mother Fuckin' Head off.

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People's Skool Summer 2010/ Escuela de la Gente Verano 2010

Por/ By Lucia X                         
Una Mujer Soñadora/ A Dreamer
   

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People's School Summer 2010/ Escuela de la Gente Verano 2010

Por/ By Milagros X
 

 

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People's Skool Summer 2010
By Tracy Faulkner

Domestic violence/immigrant issues
Immigrant right/women rights
    

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PeopleSkool Summer 2010/ Escuela de la gente Verano 2010                                           Por/ By Mary Q.

Frustracion del destino mio/ Frustration with my destiny

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People's School Summer 2010/ Escuela de la Gente Verano 2010
by La Toyia Hudson

Being the child of poor, multi-racial, teenage, and public aid-dependent parents, I swear to myself I will never raise a child in a financially unstable home. So I made a mental choice to withhold my virtue till marriage; but life apparently had other plans for me.

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People's School Summer 2010/ Escuela de la Gente Verano 2010

Por/ By  Guadalupe Benitez

 

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People's School Summer 2010/ Escuela de la Gente Verano 2010

Por/By Dina X

 

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People's School Summer 2010/ Escuela de la Gente Verano 2010

por/ by Azucena X

 

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