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PBS NEWSHOUR

Inauguration Poet Richard Blanco Hopes to Give Poem of Unity

  • Aired: 01/18/2013
  • 06:43
  • Rating: E
Jeffrey Brown talks with Richard Blanco, the poet chosen to read at President Obama's second swearing-in, about what it means to be a part of the festivities. Blanco, a Spanish born Cuban-American, is the first Latino, openly gay, as well as the youngest poet to ever at a presidential inauguration.
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