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Black History Month: A Look Back At Adam Clayton Powell, Junior

“Invisible leadership doesn’t mean its unseen or unrecognized, it’s simply hidden so that the efforts… Continue reading
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Can I Kick It featuring Chokwe Lumumba | MPB

Chokwe Lumumba was an attorney, city councilman and leader of the New Afrikan People’s Organization. He was later elected Mayor of Jackson, Mississippi. he died an untimely death in the same hospital as the previous African American Mayor of jackson, Mississippi. Can I Kick It? is part of Mississippi Public Broadcasting’s ongoing efforts to engage and encourage youth in Mississippi to stay in school. Featuring testimonials from prominent Mississippians, these web-exclusive videos seek to
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Black History Month: A Look Back At Adam Clayton Powell, Junior

A look back at a nearly forgotten man, the former Harlem Congressman, and Pastor of the oldest Black Protestant church in New York, Adam Clayton Powell, Junior. This segment includes an interview with the former New York City Councilman, and State Assembly member, Adam Clayton Powell, the Fourth, one of his surviving sons who joined us at Sahara TV’s New York studios.Read more…

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