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May 11, 2021

Ira Aldridge, the great 19th century Black actor, famous throughout the world, was born in 1807 in New York City.

Around The Table: Episode 8

POSTED: December 02, 2008, 12:18 pm

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Around The Table is a weekly conversation about politics, culture, and the challenges and responsibilities of Black America.  Ali Sharif, Carl Sharif and Walter Fields provide an analysis of current news and information from a perspective that's relevant to Black America.

As one of the first black members of Congress, Adam Clayton Powell Jr. had a profound impact on civil rights legislation. reflects on his accomplishments on the 100th anniversary of his birth.

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