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By David Carus

the genuine tale of the 1st rapper in U.S. background to run for Congress.

On November eighth 2002, an analogous day the motion picture eight Mile starring Eminem hit theaters, a highschool English instructor in Salinas, California grabbed the small American flag putting in his school room and led a hundred and fifty scholars out of Alisal highschool. in a single day he grew to become the chief of a struggle to enhance schooling and his grassroots good fortune catapulted him right into a run for Congress on the age of 25.

This is the tale of David Munoz from Salinas, a urban Forbes journal ranked because the 2d Least knowledgeable in the US, but he escaped the crowd violence there to check politics 3,000 miles away at Georgetown collage in Washington, D.C. and got here again to make a distinction in his neighborhood. He taught the youngsters of migrant box staff the right way to learn and write, fought the complete Salinas Union highschool District over standardized trying out, ran for Congress opposed to a similar guy he helped get elected and did all of it utilizing hip hop.

A genuine David as opposed to Goliath story utilizing rhymes rather than rocks.

An ideological conflict used to be waged within one younger guy who sought the right way to swap the area round him. would it not be via govt or via schooling? This publication solutions one very important query: Who has extra impact over the area — the baby-kisser or the artist?

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