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A Conversation with the Founder of #MeToo and Much More on Vantage Point

By Vantage Point Radio, Video/Audio

January 22, 2018 Edition of Vantage Point Topics A Conversation with the Founder of the #MeToo Movement Startling New Secret Photo in The Autobiography of Charles 67X Report Back from the Second Women’s March Tributes to the Rev. Dr. Wyatt T. Walker and Hugh Masekela Guests Tarana Burke, Founder #MeToo, New York Askia Muhammad, Author, The Autobiography of Charles 67X, Washington, D.C. Mark Thompson, Host, Make It Plain, SIRIUSXM, New…

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Legendary South African Trumpeter Hugh Masekela

Legendary South African Trumpeter Hugh Masekela Dies

By News & Current Affairs

Masekela began playing the trumpet at the age of 14, after seeing the film Young Man with a Horn. By Nino Pagliccia — Legendary South African trumpeter Hugh Masekela – affectionately known as Bra Hugh – has died. The iconic jazz maestro, according to a release from his family, “passed peacefully” in Johannesburg. Masekela, a distinguishing figure in the struggle against apartheid, lost his battle “after a protracted and courageous…

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