Maria Luisa Arroyo, an award-winning poet, gives the New England Learning Center for Women in Transition (NELCWIT) 2016 Power of Women keynote address. In the unedited interview that follows, Ms. Arroyo discusses how domestic violence and poetry have shaped her life.
After last night's fundraiser for the New England Learning Center for Women in Transition (NELCWIT), several participants explained how the organization works to prevent abuse & help victims of domestic violence.
This is the unedited interview we did with Strong Oak for our Race in the Pioneer Valley series. In it, she makes connections between the historic, and ongoing, opression of American Indians and many problems in today's society.