American textbooks have plenty of blind spots, but Belissa Escobedo, Rhiannon McGavin and Zariya Allen offer a wide-ranging view of our country in their powerful slam poem, “Somewhere Else in America.” And it’s not a pretty picture.
Watch this. I emplore you.
This gives me hope for the future. These three young girls are speaking up and paving the way for future kids. I am so proud of them.