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Russell Simmons brings arts program to Compton school

COMPTON —Entrepreneur, activist, author and philanthropist Russell Simmons visited Whaley Middle School here Sept. 16 as part of the national Turnaround Arts program. Simmons spent his day with Whaley students listening to poetry and band performances and a question and answer sessions followed by a meeting with PrincipalCandice Waters to discuss the program and how best Read More…