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KRS-One Puts a Hip Hop Spin on Disaster Preparedness Education

Liz Dwyer

Leave it to hip hop legend KRS-One to bring some creative energy to a topic that surely needs it: disaster preparedness. In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, parts of New York City—the birthplace of hip hop—have been left in shambles. But, Sandy won't be the last disaster, so what better way to educate youth and hip hop aficiandos about what actually goes into a disaster kit? Seriously, who else other than KRS could rhyme about how many drops of bleach will purify water?

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  • Jeremey Horan

    I found this KRS-One video yesterday and posted it to my's a way to spread an important message.

    • Liz Dwyer

      Glad you found it, Jeremey. I still remember 8 drops of bleach in a gallon of water because of this!