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They Died of a Broken Heart: Kalief & Venida Browder

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Kalief Browder (1993-2015) & Venida Browder (1953-2016) She died of a broken heart. Departed: the life-giver to one twenty-two- year-old, one air conditioning cord. Three years in hell alive burning, one island: Rikers. Never stood for trial, never stole a backpack can’t erase 300 days solitary confinement, can’t take back beatings, can’t regain the mind.…

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