John Legend and Juanes Shed Light on Important Social Issue

The soon-to-be new dad discusses how deportation can affect immigrant families.
2:02 | 01/21/16

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Music legend John that it. He lends his powerful voice too controversial issue in the Grammy Award winning singer joined forces with Colombian rock star one says to perform outside of the Healy detention center in Arizona yesterday. They're aimed to raise awareness of the connection between mass deportations. And the disproportionate. Incarceration. Of people of color in the US. Three you know. This shallow zone. Why is music and important vehicle to shed light on issues like this eighteen music and art from you know. This proper follow. Weapon of peace a way to feel he's known as the sentencing and being hit the museum can communicate with people who have very different way. And then needing you know. News you know so I think we have that positive to connect with people. And to live in no balloons with the attention that Jews Christians and that person will ration. Don you're gonna become fathers crowded field to see mothers and a very different situation here. At the detention sent there. And heartbroken by hearing these stories of families being separated. I think all of us are whether we have kids are not. If we hear these stories. There heartbreaking and an end. In raising. And it makes us wanna do better so. I think you don't have to be a father of two to few of that but I certainly am aware of what it means to have a family and what it means to be together as a family and to have that ripped apart. Holding. 100 miles from the Mexican border and holds an estimated 15100. People.

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