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Richard "Dick" Gregory was an American civil rights activist, social critic, writer, entrepreneur, comedian, motivational speaker, author and actor. He became the first black comedian to successfully cross over to white audiences.
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The Hood Health Handbook
A Practical Guide to Health and Wellness in the Urban Community (Volume One)
Supreme Understanding, C'BS Alife Allah, Dick Gregory, Supa Nova Slom, Wise Intelligent, Scott Whitaker, Afya Ibomu,, Bryant Terry, Vernellia Randall - 2010-11-23
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This comprehensive handbook by multiple authors covers important topics on health within marginalized communities. With contributions from a diverse group of health experts, readers will learn about nutrition, exercise, and mindfulness practices. This book is a must-read for anyone seeking to improve their overall well-being.
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Nathaniel Hawthorne Bronner Jr. - 2006-01-01
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Discover how to eat double portions of sweets and still lose weight with this book. Learn the 12 Commandments of Weight Loss and the exclusive exercise found only in its pages to help you move FAT from your stomach and tighten your butt. Plus, find out the secret meaning of "2" in the book's title and the REAL reason Europeans aren't fat. With the EAT ALL YOU WANT diet and more, you'll be on your way to getting fine once the FAT is off!
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African American Humor
The Best Black Comedy from Slavery to Today (The Library of Black America series)
Mel Watkins - 2002-08-01
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Explore the evolution of African American humor with this anthology featuring anecdotes, jokes, rhymes, and more from luminaries such as Richard Pryor, Bill Cosby, and Langston Hughes. Includes literary works, stage routines, and witty quotes, spanning two centuries of humor.
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Callus on My Soul
A Memoir
Dick Gregory, Shelia P. Moses - 2001-10-09 (first published in 2000)
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"Callus on My Soul" is a thought-provoking memoir that delves into the life story of a comedian, actor, civil rights activist, and nutrition guru. With biting satire and unique experiences, the author discusses other luminaries from Rosa Parks to Hugh Hefner. This book is a must-read for anyone interested in history, social commentary, and memoirs. With 25 photos, the captivating imagery adds to the overall reading experience.
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No More Lies
Dick Gregory - 1997-11-01
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Dick Gregory, Robert Lipsyte - 1990-11-15
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African holistic Health
Llaila Afrika - 2004-06-17 (first published in 1989)
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Discover the holistic philosophy of health that stems from ancient African roots in this groundbreaking book. Learn about the devastating impact of slavery on the nutritional needs of people of African descent and how mass commercialism has turned our bodies into garbage disposals. Dr. Llaila O. Afrika's comprehensive guide provides herbal remedies and homeopathic treatments, while also delving into the physiological and psychological differences between people of African and European descent. Gain insights into the history of the European herb and drug trade, the danger of commercial foods, and the importance of holistic health for the body, mind, and spirit.
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Delyte Morris of SIU
Betty Mitchell - 1988-05-04
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This biography delves into the transformative leadership of Delyte Morris, who took SIU from a small college to a thriving university with a student body of almost 35,000. Morris created innovative programs, such as Ph.D. programs and family housing, and established countless university services such as a TV station, FM radio station, and news service. He was a champion of ecology and an advocate for the disabled long before it was fashionable to do so. Through the guidance of Morris, SIU became an important part of southern Illinois' community.
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Dick Gregory's Bible Tales
Dick Gregory - 1978-01-01
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Murder in Memphis by Mark Lane, DIck Gregory
Survival Into the Twenty-First Century by Viktoras Kulvinskas
Survival into the 21st Century by Viktoras H. Kulvinskas
Mine Of Useless Information (Knight Books) by Dick Gregory
Dick Gregory's Bible Tales, With Commentary by Dick Gregory
Dick Gregory's Natural Diet for Folks Who Eat by Dick Gregory, James R. McGraw
Dick Gregory's Political Primer by Dick Gregory, James R. McGraw
The Shadow That Scares Me by Dick Gregory
Write Me In! by Dick Gregory
From the Back of the Bus by Dick Gregory