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Actor Eric Braeden is most known for starring on CBS soap "The Young and the Restless."
Diane Ravitch was Assistant Secretary of Education
David Oyelowo is a multiple Golden Globe and Emmy nominated actor and producer.
Grammy winner Al Jarreau has won Recording Academy's highest honor in jazz, pop and R&B
Bhaskar Sunkara is an American political writer, editor, publisher of Jacobin magazine
Michael Eric Dyson is one of America’s premier public intellectuals.
Lori M. Wallach has been director of Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch since 1995.
George Lakoff is an author, linguist and cognitive scientist.
Raoul Peck’s current film "I Am Not Your Negro" reveals the final book by James Baldwin.
Filmmaker Barry Jenkins directed and wrote the drama Moonlight.
Dick Van Dyke starred in Mary Poppins and The Dick Van Dyke Show among many other project
Thomas A. Saenz is a civil rights attorney and President and General Counsel of MALDEF