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#SchoolsNotPrisons Tour: An Interview with Kimya Dawson

The Know reporter Miguel Bibanco traveled to Los Angeles to interview musician Kimya Dawson while she toured with the #SchoolsNotPrisons project, an arts tour focused on communities disproportionately impacted by incarceration. Dawson talked about her passion for the project and how her parents, who ran a home daycare, took a “We’ll take the kids that no one else will take” approach. “For me, activism goes hand in hand with taking care of the kids and the marginalized people that need extra support.” Read more at The Know.

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This entry was posted on November 6, 2016 by in Interview, The kNOw and tagged .

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