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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“When you work for something, you appreciate it more, ... So what are y'all going to do with all the opportunities you inherited that you didn't have to work for?”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“It was impressive for everyone to see that progress is being made.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“I thought our community should have a deep dialogue to make black America better. I believe if we make black America better, we make all of America better.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Jamestown changed the world in many ways, but perhaps it shaped our nation most profoundly the day Africans arrived. I can't think of a more relevant place to talk about the issues facing our community today than the place where African culture became American culture.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“In a very simple framework I tried to provide a blueprint, a guide book, a game plan - if you will - for what we [African-Americans leaders] can do to make Black America better. We believe that when you make Black America better - you make all of America better. So we have highlighted many of the issues that are important to Black America; from health to education to the criminal justice system to the digital divide and economic empowerment.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“This is an awesome sight. It speaks to the hunger that exists in our community ... the hunger to be heard, the hunger to be empowered.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“We give you the facts. I told you information is power -- knowledge is power. We can't be in an ideological battle to redeem the soul of this country if we don't have the facts.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The storm came. Lives were washed away. Ancient pains resurfaced. Now it is time for a sea of change.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“He was an authentic American hero whose work will be respected and dissected for years to come. This media empire is still number one and still 100 percent black-owned.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“This administration and these folk who run Washington are no more interested in our welfare and our well being than the man on the moon. And we have got to start taking our destiny into our hands.”

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