“In the beginning, I found myself dealing with a show business dictated by male white supremacists and chauvinists. As a black female, I had to learn how to… Read more “All I ever wanted to do was sing. What happened was more.” Diahann Carroll →
Martin Luther King I Have a Dream Speech – American Rhetoric.
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Left to right: James Baldwin, Burt Lancaster, Charlton Heston, Marlon Brando, Sammy Davis Jr., Sidney Poitier, Harry Belafonte