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Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and

passionate concern of dedicated individuals.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Terrance Ballard – “Bamboozled” (No copyright Infridgement intended)

WALTER DALLAS

WALTER DALLAS  DIRECTOR – PHOTOGRAPHER – PROFESSOR – WRITER  By Dale Ricardo Shields   When I was a boy of 6 or so, growing up in Atl with my aunt in our meager house across from the old Tiger Flower mansion, I would daily practice Bach, Beethoven, or make up my own songs on our piano in …

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Marc Copage

MARC  COPAGE by Dale Ricardo Shields    “You might say… I’ve lived life from top to bottom“ Setting the soul free!”    “Our deepest fear is not how small we are, but how great we can become.  It is our light, not our darkness, that most frighten us.” ―  Marianne Williamson Dale Ricardo Shields (Iforcolor creator) had …

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Roy Hamilton – Singer

Roy Hamilton   ~*****~ Roy HamiltonRoy Hamilton, during his illustrious 15-year singing career, was known by many nicknames: Mr. Rock and Soul, The Gentle Giant, and, most notably, The Golden Boy of Song.  But few of these nicknames fully encompass the majesty of his voice, the influence he had on the artists of his generation, …

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The Little Rock Nine

           The Little Rock Nine They Only Wanted To Go To School… Thelma Mothershed, Elizabeth Eckford, Melba Pattillo, Jefferson Thomas, Ernest Green, Minnijean Brown, Carlotta Walls, Terrence Roberts, and Gloria Ray.    By Dale Ricardo Shields Little Rock, Arkansas September 4, 1957                  The Little Rock Nine were a group of nine African American students …

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Lady Peachena

    By Dale Ricardo Shields      Gospel Singer and Grammy Award-winning Songwriter Lady Peachena   A dedicated educator, Lady Peachena has earned a Master of Science (M.S.) degree from The College of Mt. St. Vincent (1999), a Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) degree from New School University. In 2017, she graduated from Capella …

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