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Understand Through Poetry

REFLECT:

Poetry is a glimpse in to someone’s soul.  You see what makes them happy, what drives them, and what keeps them up at night.  Many of the poems we are exposed to in school are written by white people, and we miss the opportunity to hear diverse voices.

ACT:

Read 1-20 new poems suggested by young writers of color

WRITE:

Write your own poem about your views on the world below in the comments section, and on social media using #NFTYMakesChange