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Harry Belafonte, Culture, and Paul Robeson

Harry Belafonte discusses with Danny Glover how culture and Paul Robeson's example and mentoring impacted his life. He describes meeting close friends Ozzie ...
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Harry Belafonte on the Obama Presidency: Interviewed at the Sundance Film Festival - YouTube

DemocracyNow.org - Democracy Now! speaks with legendary singer, actor, humanitarian and activist, Harry Belafonte about the first two years of the Obama pres...
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A Celebrity Uses His Oscar Acceptance Speech To Shame The Movie Industry. It's Amazing.

A Celebrity Uses His Oscar Acceptance Speech To Shame The Movie Industry. It's Amazing. | Harry Belafonte | Scoop.it
Things that matter. Pass 'em on.
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Belafonte Recommended Reading (Pt.1) | Sing Your Song

Belafonte Recommended Reading (Pt.1) | Sing Your Song | Harry Belafonte | Scoop.it
Below youll find a list of recommended reading from Harry Belafonte which will be released in four parts over the next two months. We encourage the audience to engage in conversation around these titles via the Harry Belafonte Facebook page.
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Harry Belafonte - Banana Boat

Harold George "Harry" Belafonte, Jr. (né Belafonete; born March 1, 1927), is an American musician, actor and social activist. One of the most successful popu...
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BBC News - Today - Harry Belafonte on the power of song

BBC News - Today - Harry Belafonte on the power of song | Harry Belafonte | Scoop.it
The singer Harry Belafonte on music, politics, and his struggle against racism.
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BBC - Desert Island Discs - Castaway : Harry Belafonte

BBC - Desert Island Discs - Castaway : Harry Belafonte | Harry Belafonte | Scoop.it
Roy Plomley's castaway is actor and singer Harry Belafonte.
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Harry Belafonte - Jump in the Line (With Lyrics)

This is my video montage tribute to one of my all-time favorite songs: Harry Belafonte's "Jump in the Line" from his 1961 album "Jump Up Calypso". This song ...
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Harry Belafonte and Odetta - There's A Hole in The Bucket

Fun from 1960,,Courtesy of SONY Music Entertainment...
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Harry Belafonte - Island In The Sun

A TV performance from Harry Belafonte of the title song from his 1957 movie 'Island In The Sun'. It was one of several hit records the calypso singer enjoyed...
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Harry Belafonte on ‘Thugs,’ Capitalism and Women Controlling the Universe

Harry Belafonte on ‘Thugs,’ Capitalism and Women Controlling the Universe | Harry Belafonte | Scoop.it
During a nationwide telephone town hall, the civil rights activist shared his thoughts on Ferguson, Mo., Baltimore and the nation’s long history of police brutality.
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A catalytic moment....

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Sing Your Song Trailer (Documentary Harry Belafonte) - YouTube

Sing Your Song trailer. A documentary film directed by Susanne Rostock, starring Harry Belafonte. "What good is a conscience if it is not awakened ?" "SING Y...
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Harry Belafonte: Black Artists Must Do More

Harry Belafonte: Black Artists Must Do More | Harry Belafonte | Scoop.it

As African-Americans achieve fame in the arts, their obligation to help the community grows ever stronger—and so far, that obligation is not being fulfilled." 

 

Some strong and wise words from Mr.Belafonte, who surely knows that of which he speaks

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Sing Your Song | Harry Belafonte – The Official Website

Sing Your Song | Harry Belafonte – The Official Website | Harry Belafonte | Scoop.it
Oct 26th at the Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH...
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BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Belafonte's fires undimmed at 80

BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Belafonte's fires undimmed at 80 | Harry Belafonte | Scoop.it
One of the first blacks to break into mainstream US entertainment, Harry Belafonte sees both struggle and hope.
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Harry Belafonte - John Henry

John Henry is an American folk hero, notable for having raced against a steam powered hammer and won, only to die in victory with his hammer in his hand. 195...
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JAMAICA FAREWELL ORIGINAL-- HARRY BELAFONTE

JAMAICA FAREWELL ORIGINAL -- By HARRY BELAFONTE, Arups Favourite.
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