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Social Media Buzz: From Holly Woodlawn Crowdfunding To #WeTooAreDominican

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Holly Woodlawn is pictured in May 2007. (Angela George/Wikimedia Commons)
Holly Woodlawn is pictured in May 2007. (Angela George/Wikimedia Commons)

Here & Now's Robin Young looks at how news from the week is coursing through social media with Kim Bui of the social media journalism website reported.ly.

Among the stories are a hashtag in the Dominican Republic to speak out against the government's deportation of undocumented migrant workers, and a crowdfunding campaign for an ailing Holly Woodlawn, a collaborator with Andy Warhol, who identified as transgender in a time when there were not many visible transgender individuals.

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This segment aired on July 10, 2015.

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