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Poem censored by NPR

May 29, 1997
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Marco Simons

Legal Director of EarthRights International.

Conversation between Amy and Martin Espada. Espada was a regular contributer to NPR, but one of his poems about Mumia Abu Jamal was not played due to its political sympathies. Espada reads his poem, and we hear a recording of Mumia Abu Jamal speaking from prison.

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- Martin Espada–Poet censored by NPR
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