"America, shredded" by Padma Venkatraman
Updated: Oct 7
"We can protect our children," we cry
We cry. Can we protect our children?
Padma Venkatraman 10/5/2022
Padma Venkatraman is the author of critically acclaimed, award-winning novels for young adults. Her poems have been published in Poetry magazine and elsewhere. She has a doctorate in oceanography and once served as chief scientist on ships where she was the only BIPOC female. Find out more about her at www.padmavenkatraman.com.