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Cheryl Simone

Black History Month: D.C. Councilman Michael Brown Discusses The Hotel Theresa

In this installment, D.C. Councilman Michael Brown opts to about a location, rather than a single person.


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Black History Month: Maudine Cooper Discusses Dr. Dorothy Height

Maudine Cooper, president of the Greater Washington Urban League, discusses Dr. Dorothy Height, who was heralded as a unsung hero of the civil rights era.


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Black History Month: Alexandria Mayor William Euille Discusses Barack Obama

Alexandria mayor William D. Euille joined Cheryl Simone to discuss President Barack Obama in the fourth installment of the series.


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Black History Month: MD Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown Discusses Muhammed Ali

Maryland Lt. Governor Anthony Brown joined Cheryl to discuss boxing great Muhammed Ali in the third installment of the series.


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Black History Month: Gov. Martin O’Malley Discusses Frederick Douglas

Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley discusses Frederick Douglas in the second installment of Cheryl Simone’s series on Black History Month.