Run-DMC's Darryl McDaniels publishes children's book; The legacy of Taffy Abel

Run-DMC's Darryl McDaniels publishes children's book; The legacy of Taffy Abel

By NPR

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Friday, 4 February

Hip-hop artist Darryl "DMC" McDaniels talks about his book for young readers about a boy named Darryl who learns to overcome bullies and speak his poetry. And, hockey player Clarence "Taffy" Abel carried the American flag at the 1924 Winter Olympics. Few knew, however, that he was the first Indigenous athlete to carry the flag. Troy Oppie of Boise State Public Radio reports on Feb. 4, known as Taffy Abel Day.
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