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One March

HARRY BELAFONTE Singer and activist At the end of the Second World War, those of us who had participated in that conflict were under the impression that if we...

What You Said About ...

Disappearing Bees "This is not a world in which we want to live," wrote Earth Eats, a public-radio show, posting Time's Aug. 19 cover on Instagram (which...

Let's Have an Antipoverty Caucus

Congressman Charles Rangel of New York, a reasonable man who sometimes goes off the deep end, indulged himself last week. "George Bush is our Bull Connor," he...

A ROOM WITH A VIBE

WOODY ALLEN, MAYA ANGELOU, Pearl Bailey, Harry Belafonte, Lenny Bruce, Betty Carter, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Woody Guthrie, Judy Holliday, Johnny Mathis,...

Show Business: Forty-Five Voices

Harry Belafonte remembers seeing a television film of an Australian doctor working in Ethiopia, caring for a starving child and surrounded by thousands of...

HEADLINERS: Lead Man Holler

(See Cover) The young man used to ride the New York subways with a pencil in his pocket and a chip on his shoulder. Sometimes, when he saw the placards for a...

Music: Timber's Gotta Roll

Spotlighted in Los Angeles' Cocoanut Grove nightclub, cocking an ear to the tinkle of glasses, stood a tall (6 ft. 2½ in.) Negro in an open-necked shirt...

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