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March 20 African American Historical Events

* Today in Black History – March 20 *

1852 – Uncle Tom’s Cabin, by white abolitionist Harriet Beecher
Stowe, is published. The controversial novel will be… 572 more words

African American History

What can school leaders learn from Robert Townsend?

Yesterday I watched this TED talk by Bob Davids who was talking about management/leadership and who inspired him as a leader. He spoke of Robert Townsend former CEO of ‘AVIS rent a car’ and his book ‘Up the organisation’, first published in the 1960s and seen as somewhat of a bible for business leaders, even today. 678 more words

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Robert Townsend To Direct 'Brewster's Millions' Remake

Wow it’s been more than 30 years after late comedians/actors Richard Pryor and John Candy starred in the comedy remake of ‘Brewster’s Million, Robert Townsend, ‘The Five Heartbeats co-writer and director, has been commissioned for an update. 75 more words

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Robert Townsend Tapped To Direct “Brewster’s Millions” Remake

Some 30 years after late actor/comedians Richard Pryor and John Candy starred in the comedy reboot of Brewster’s Millions, The Five Heartbeats co-writer and director, … 87 more words

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Robert Townsend Tapped To Direct “Brewster’s Millions” Remake


Some 30 years after late actor/comedians Richard Pryor and John Candy starred in the comedy reboot of Brewster’s Millions, The Five Heartbeats co-writer and director, … 96 more words

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Robert Townsend Tapped To Direct “Brewster’s Millions” Remake


Some 30 years after late actor/comedians Richard Pryor and John Candy starred in the comedy reboot of Brewster’s Millions, The Five Heartbeats co-writer and director, … 96 more words

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Robert Townsend Tapped To Direct “Brewster’s Millions” Remake


Some 30 years after late actor/comedians Richard Pryor and John Candy starred in the comedy reboot of Brewster’s Millions, The Five Heartbeats co-writer and director, … 96 more words

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