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Melissa Harris-Perry

Using poetry to inspire political activism

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Melissa Harris-Perry’s 'Footsoldier' is Crystal Valentine, a 20-year-old Bronx native who wants to use her poetry to get New York City youth involved in politics.Feb.28.2015

Melissa Harris-Perry

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