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Posted Wednesday, March 22, 2017 by WLRH News

Kimeko Farrar is an engineer living in Huntsville. She is also an excellent poet. You can find her poetry hits "Color Me Pretty" and "Woman I Am" on YouTube. WLRH's Beth Norwood talked with Kimeko about upcoming projects, including a workshop on women's empowerment at UAH Charger Theater on March 23rd at 7:30 PM. Their conversation follows...

  • Fatima Avelica, 13, daughter of of Romulo Avelica-Gonzalez, attends a rally with loved ones and supporters for his release outside U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) offices on March 13, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.

    Posted Friday, March 24, 2017 by NPR News

    while much of the focus has been on deportations of Latinx, other groups have been under increased scrutiny.

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