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Billie

She had an enigmatic presence; a unique, restrained voice with distinctive phrasing; and wrote and sang the iconic protest song ‘Strange Fruit.’ That’s her: Billie Holiday, Lady Day. She died too young and is now a faint memory. Eleanora Fagan…

John Lewis: Good Trouble

“I feel lucky and blessed that I’m serving in the Congress. But there is a force that is trying to take us back to another time and another dark period,” warned Congressman John Lewis. And he’d know. Since age 17,…