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This is the first in a five-part series introducing some of wisconsin's most influential african american leaders in business, civil service, nonprofit. In honor of this year's black history month, here are 31 inspirational quotes from some of the most influential black leaders of all time. Florida's black heritage dates back to 16th century explorations and the florida civil rights leaders and trailblazers of color are memorialized throughout the state notable sites worth visiting to learn more about famous african-americans in. The savoy top 100 is the definitive list of african american achievers, influencers and executives facilitating global change through their leadership in 2014, the.
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