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Jackie Robinson is portrayed by our Digital Content Director, Anslem Samuel Rocque.
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W.E.B. DuBois is portrayed by digital culture consultant Cory Townes.
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Malcolm X is portrayed by CEO of Kings Rule Together Clothing Curran J.
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is portrayed by black activist DeRay Mckesson.
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Frederick Douglass is portrayed by writer and arts educator Joshua Bennett.
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Richard Wright is portrayed by 'The Stashed' Editor-in-Chief and Founder Kazeem Famuyide.
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Paul Robeson is portrayed by “The Combat Jack Show” star Reggie Ossé.
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Langston Hughes is portrayed as The Lowe Factor Founder Jared Michael Lowe.
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Anslem gets into character and shaves his beard.
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DeRay Mckesson and Reggie Ossé strike a pose between photo shoots.
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African Pride products helped create specific hair looks for the male models.
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