CRUSHING THE GAME

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    Crushing the Game - Jason Reynolds

    When it comes to connecting with young people through story, DC author Jason Reynolds has the "right" touch. Jason writes books for young readers to h...

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    Crushing the Game: Margaret Gorman Cahill

    DCPS GRADS - When Margaret Gorman Cahill was 16, she had an epic summer, winning a ton of popularity contests in Atlantic City. One year later, the...

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    Crushing The Game - Eunetta Boone

    Eunetta Boone has blazed a trail in television programming. With her authentic story lines, relatable characters and witty dialogue, she helped make...

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    Crushing the Game: Astronaut Fred Gregory

    DCPS GRADS - Anacostia High School's Fred Gregory learned to fly more than 50 different types of aircraft before joining NASA where he became the f...

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    Crushing the Game - Gen. Benjamin O. Davis Jr.

    General Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. war hero, Tuskegee Airman and defender of human and civil rights is one of the most important and decorated African A...

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    Crushing the Game: Franklin McCain

    DCPS GRADS - Eastern High School's Franklin McCain stood up by sitting down! He was one of the Greensboro Four whose actions in North Carolina spark...

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    Crushing The Game - Eunetta Boone

    Eunetta Boone has blazed a trail in television programming. With her authentic story lines, relatable characters and witty dialogue, she helped make...

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    Crushing the Game: Russell Williams, Jr.

    DCPS GRADS - Russell Williams, Jr. is Wilson High School graduate and a Hollywood legend whose wizardry as a sound engineer earned him two Academy...

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    Crushing the Game - Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett has always had a knack for making money. As a student at Wilson High school, he built and sold a prosperous business, paving the way...

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    Crushing the Game - Jean Toomer

    Nearly 100 years ago, author Jean Toomer wrote, Cane, which told stories about Black life in white America. His book was loved and reviled and is co...

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    Crushing the Game - Richard Smallwood

    Richard Smallwood's gospel music is moving and soul stirring... just ask the Broadway cast that sang one of his song after its final curtain.

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    Crushing the Game - Ed Brooke

    Ed Brooke was the nation's first U.S. Senator elected to office by popular vote and he used his position to change the game for all Americans!

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    Crushing the Game - Gladys Spellman

    Activist and educator Gladys Noon Spellman thrived on ushering in change. From teacher to Congresswoman, she made a difference and shook up the sy...

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    Crushing the Game - Samira Wiley

    Samira Wiley works it! Her portrayal of a woman in a dystopian future and another who was one behind bars have made this young actress a Hollywood...

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    Crushing the Game - Yasmeen "Bheti" Williams

    Singer Yasmeen Bheti Williams, has used her voice as a member of Sweet Honey in the Rock, to share and express the richness of Black life and as a...

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    Crushing the Game - Jean Toomer

    Nearly 100 years ago, author Jean Toomer wrote, Cane, which told stories about Black life in white America. His book was loved and reviled and is co...

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    Crushing the Game - Margaret Gorman Cahill

    When Margaret Gorman Cahill was 16, she had an epic summer, winning a ton of popularity contests in Atlantic City. One year later, the Western High...

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    Crushing the Game - Fred Gregory

    Anacostia High School's Fred Gregory learned to fly more than 50 different types of aircraft before joining NASA where he became the first African A...

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    Crushing the Game - Chita Rivera

    Chita Rivera is one of the most celebrated dancers to have ever strapped on dancing shoes. She grew up in LeDroit Park and went to Dunbar High Schoo...

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    Crushing the Game - Marvin Gaye

    Whether it's Marvin Gaye's early music or the seminal sounds of change that defined the latter years of his career, this D.C. native's extraordinary...

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    Crushing the Game - Yasmeen "Bheti" Williams

    Singer Yasmeen Bheti Williams, has used her voice as a member of Sweet Honey in the Rock, to share and express the richness of Black life and as a...

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    Crushing the Game - Ron Nessen

    Ron Nessen, journalist and author, has had a career that placed him in the middle of some of recent history's most notable moments. Vietnam, the Whi...

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    Crushing the Game - Marvin Gaye

    Whether it's Marvin Gaye's early music or the seminal sounds of change that defined the latter years of his career, this D.C. native's extraordinary...

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    Crushing the Game - John Astin

    You might not know his name but chances are you've seen him act! John Astin, a Wilson High School graduate, has appeared in 40 films and literally h...

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    Crushing the Game - James Reese Europe

    With a combination of musical talent and war-time grit, composer and soldier James Europe led his men, the Harlem Hell Fighters, in war and introduc...

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    Crushing the Game - James Europe

    With a combination of musical talent and war-time grit, composer and soldier James Europe led his men, the Harlem Hell Fighters, in war and introduc...

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    Crushing the Game - Franklin McCain

    Franklin McCain was one of the Greensboro 4, a quartet of college students who broke the color barrier when they stood up for equality and access b...

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    Crushing the Game - Duane Moody

    Opera, funk, hip hop, jazz, R&B -- Duane Moody performs all kinds of music in this musical journey of his life and career.