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Kareem  Abdul-Jabbar
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

NBA Legend & NY Times Best Selling Author

A global icon that changed the game of basketball, Kareem is a Presidential Medal of Freedom winner and civil rights advocate working to bring more opportunities to underserved communities.

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Maureen  Dowd
Maureen Dowd

New York Times Columnist & Pulitzer Prize-Winner

Maureen Dowd, winner of the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for distinguished commentary, became a columnist for The New York Times Op-Ed page in 1995 after serving as a correspondent in the Washington bureau since 1986.

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Robert  Townsend
Robert Townsend

Filmmaker & Former CEO, the Black Family Channel

Raised by a single mom on the West Side of Chicago, Townsend transcended his environment to become an actor, writer, director, comedian, producer and ultimately, the President and CEO of the Black Family Channel.

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Caroll  Spinney
Caroll Spinney

Puppeteer of Big Bird/Oscar the Grouch

Spinney has been Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch since '69, and at 80 years old, he has no intention of stopping. His presentations peel away the instances in his life that inspired these characters.

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Mike  Farrell
Mike Farrell

Actor & Human Rights Activist

Known for his role on M*A*S*H, Mike Farrell is dedicated to protecting human rights. A spokesperson for CONCERN/America, he speaks about overlooked topics as arms control, veterans’ rights, prison reform and more.

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Bill  Harley
Bill Harley

Storyteller, Author & Family Entertainer

Called “the Mark Twain of contemporary children’s music” by Entertainment Weekly, Bill Harley is one of the best storytellers by bringing commonality and humanity through comic songs and confessional spoken works.

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Creators of Invisible Thread
Creators of Invisible Thread

Award-Winning Musical

The award-winning musical “Invisible Thread” documents the true story of Griffin Matthews, a black American who is battling to find his place in a world full of injustice and inhumanity.

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Roy  Firestone
Roy Firestone

Award-Winning Journalist & Commentator

Named "the best interviewer in the business" by Sports Illustrated, Roy Firestone is the former host of ESPN's Up Close Prime Time. Firestone is recognized for his gifts as a journalist, commentator and performer.

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