Poets Reading the News

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Poets Reading the News is the groundbreaking 501(c)3 literary organization for original poetry about current events. Founded in Oakland, California in 2016, our publication provides breaking poetic-journalism coverage on a diverse range of critical contemporary issues - from gun violence to politics, technology to climate change, and international affairs. We host workshops, readings and events in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond.

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Poets Reading the News