Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Diversity on Demand Giveaway

If you didn't already know, February is Black History Month. This month is a time to reflect on past historical figures who have made a difference and paved the way for change. 



Diversity on Demand on your local cable service is giving digital cable customers the opportunity to catch up with some of the history, struggles, and beauty that are an integral part of the African-American experience. Viewers can learn more about African-American history at their own convenience during Black History Month.  With just a push of a button, they can instantly watch their favorites from the comfort of their own home. Watch as your screen is filled with stories of famous black jazz singers, historical events, and much more. This is a wonderful service that is not only educational, but entertaining too. It would be a great tool for informing your children about past events.  It's never too early to learn about monumental events.

For more information about the Diversity on Demand cable service, be sure to visit http://www.facebook.com/DiversityonDemand, and to find your cable provider check out http://www.rentmoviesondemand.com/how-to-order.

To get viewers excited and interested about the service, Diversity On Demand wants to give one lucky winner from Sammi's Blog Of Life a $25 Visa Gift Card and a $10 cable cash gift certificate to use towards Diversity on Demand! What are you waiting for? Hurry up and enter! :)

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173 comments:

  1. It's important for my kids to know about people that has changed our history and she be honored.
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  2. Because it stands for freedom in our Country!

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  3. it is imporant for our kids to learn about it.

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  4. It's important so I can teach my children.

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  5. It's important for my kids to know about other cultures.

    Jennifer Marie

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  6. It's important for our kids to learn about different cultures

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  7. It's great that we use this time to reflect on the past to make sure we don't make the same mistakes again.

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  8. It's important so I can teach my children.

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  9. Black History Month is important to me because it's a great chance to teach kids respect and learn from different cultures.

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  10. It's important to be because I do not like racial prejudice.
    Thank you.

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  11. Wrote on your FB wall -
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  12. Because it signifies an extremely important part of American history, of where we've come. I appreciate the emphasis on equality!

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  13. It's important to know our history.

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  15. It's important to know how far we have come and what struggles were gone through.

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  16. We need to recognize EVERYONE who has made a contribution to society.

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  17. it good for the kids to learn about it

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  18. I'm half black. No, it's not a matter of "it goes without saying," even though it's true, but without the history and struggles mentioned during Black History Month, I would never have existed. The changes in our society allowed for my parents to openly marry and have mixed race children and not have it be so taboo or dangerous. It's not just my history, it's every American's history.

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  19. It's important that we learn and dont repeat mistakes.
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  20. I follow on GFC. elysesw
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  21. It's important to me because I like to learn about history.

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  22. I think it is a big part of American history that we need to make our children aware of.

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  23. because it helps correct history

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  24. As an african american woman, it's important to me and my children to know about their heritage and to teach tolerance.

    Brittney House BBrittBrat1398@yahoo.com

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  25. Being a minority myself, I think all kids of very race should have a month of history for themselves, though I do believe that that culture has suffered so much oppression

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  26. It's important because I want my kids to know we are equal and that it wasn't always that way in the world.

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  27. Because it's a huge part of our history and how far we have come (and even still in part need to go further)

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  28. Because our history is important to remember so we know what we did wrong and what we did right to make ourselves better.

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  29. Black History Month is important for our kids to learn about different cultures.

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  30. It's important for people to learn about black history.

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  31. It is important for our children to honor all of the African Americans that have made positive changes to our society.
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  32. History is important to all of us.

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  33. Black History month is important because everyone should appreciate diversity and learn more about our history.
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  34. Please tell me why Black History Month is important to you.This is a mandatory entry.

    it's important that great people ger recognized,not matter the race

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  35. Because it is a huge part of who we are and how far we have come.

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  36. It's important so that I know about my culture.

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  37. Because it's important to remember that we live in a diverse society.

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  38. Black History has always been important to me because it stands out for our civil rights and freedom in this country.
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  39. Looking at history from different views help us to learn more and to remember our history.

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  40. Its important to us because we have a lot of diversity in our family and its important to know where our ancestors came from as well as the struggles of our great great grandparents

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  41. It is important for me to know to teach my children.

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  42. I'm not black but Martin Luther King and I share the same birthday. I've always admired him that he was spiritual and he believed change could be brought about peacefully.

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  43. I'm not black but Martin Luther King and I share the same birthday. I've always admired him that he was spiritual and he believed change could be brought about peacefully.

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  44. It's a history that was long ignored, but that helped build this country and should be celebrated and remembered :)

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  45. it good to teach our children!

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  46. It brings a certain amount of historical education to the country as a whole and lets the cultures blend. Some adults have such perverted ideas that it's good that the kids see balanced information.

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  47. It is important to respect every culture

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  48. It is a reminder of a much needed step forward

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  49. It's important for my kids to learn about it!

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  50. Its important to know our countrys past and learn from our mistakes.

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  51. martin luther king was a great man much respect
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  52. It is important because we have to learn from our past.
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  53. because everyone should be honored
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  54. I think it is important to teach my children about history.

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  55. I think it is important to teach my children about history.

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  56. It is a reminder of a much needed step forward

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  57. It is important because we need to remember & never forget what happened in the past. We can't let history repeat itself, mjjaegly@yahoo.com

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  58. Black history month is important to me because it is important to teach my son about his culture and the path that his ancestors took to allow the freedoms that exist today :)

    (SHAYNA)

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  59. i like to learn more!
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  65. It's important to teach my daughter about other races struggles.

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  66. It's important to remember what we've done in the past to stop it happening in the future.

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  67. It is important for me so I can help teach my grandson. He is learning a lot in kindergarten and is really into this. He loved learning about Martin Luther King

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  68. We need to learn from our past and honor those who have made life better for all of us. vidomich(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  69. Black History month is important because we need the generation of today to know of the importance of the generations of the past.

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  70. I blogged about Diversity on Demand

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  71. It is important so that we never forget.Thanks for the chance.
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  72. It is important to me because it stands for the fact that "All people were created equal."! History is just that, history, and we would be good to remember that and make sure we never follow that path again.

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  73. Because it shows how far we've come...and how far we have left to go to be accepting to all poeple

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  74. You can learn about people you hear less about

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  75. It is important for my children to know about important heroes that has helped pave a path to our future

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  76. It is important to celebrate our history and teach our children

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  77. We need to learn from past mistakes, and celebrate the lives of those who helped form our nation and make it better.

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  78. Because it's important to celebrate and learn about it :)

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  79. it's important to me because it's our history and we have to make sure we are educated on our past so we can better our future.

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  80. It is important to remember the past.

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  81. This branch of history was ignored for too long. It's important to raise awareness.

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  82. End of slavery!!

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  83. It's a great opportunity to speak with my children about why colors don't matter!
    onecheaplady@yahoo.com

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  84. It's vitally important because Black History should be taught and learned in all schools so people know the sacrifices made.

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  85. Black history month is important to me because history is important in general but it also helps to educate and hopefully change the way society as a whole accepts all as equal.

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  86. Black history month is important to show us U.S. citizens that we still possess liberty and right that can be exercised.

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  87. History is important in general, as is our equal rights. Skin color doesn't matter. Sexual orientation doesn't matter. I want my children to learn about love, not hate.
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  88. It is important because it makes us remember that we live in a diverse country

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  89. I like learning about the contributions to society.

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  90. It is important to me because I often learn things I never knew
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  91. We need to learn from the past.
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  97. So history doesn't repeat itself

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  98. Its important to me because it is a reminder of how far our nation has come in resolving inequality towards minority groups.

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  99. BHM is a time for stories of triumph over adversity. That should inspire you no matter your race.

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  100. It's important to acknowledge our country's mistakes and to ensure that it never happens again, also to celebrate the accomplishments of all people.

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  101. it is so important for us to remember our history... a people without a history are easily persuaded

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  102. It's important for kids to learn the history of all races and ethinicities.

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  103. its important that all the people know the past of our country and learn from it

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  104. It's important because my children need to know their history so they can have strength to carry on and also hopefully not repeat the same mistakes and most important, learn that only love can drive out hate.

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  105. It is important to me to know our history and learn from it so we don't keep making mistakes.

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  106. Black History Month explores deep into all the hardship that our fellow citizens went through to get where they are today. Many youngins probably aren't as aware as us about racism and the history of slavery. It's important for this new generation to learn about the past to make sure history doesn't repeat itself.

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  107. Black History Month is important to me because every year I learn about people and events that are part of the history of America.

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  108. Because all history is important!

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  109. It's important because someday there shouldn't be a black history, white history etc, just American history. Call me a polly anna

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  110. Because it's part of our country's heritage.

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  111. Black history is part of American history.

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  112. It's important to understand other cultures and lifestyles!

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  113. Because it shows how much our country has changed and helps everyone learn how important everyone is to our world.

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  114. it's interesting to learn about different cultures
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  115. It's important so kids can know about it

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  116. Christina StrappMarch 4, 2013 at 3:16 AM

    It's really important to me that my kids learn all about the history.

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  117. Because history as a whole and in each and every ethnicity is important.

    -Ashley Marie Morrissey
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  118. Because it teaches us important things about history as well as diversity.

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  119. i try to teach my children all about each rach and how they usually live maybe a little different then we do and the struggles they have

    lmurley2000@yahoo.com

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  120. Its important for our children to learn our past so they can protect our future!

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  121. Black History Month is important to me because I learn about people and events that are part of the history of America.

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  122. It is important to learn about different people and different cultures!

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  123. Because it is an important part of our country's history

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  124. It is important to know about all the different cultures in our society.

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  125. It's a great way to focus on learning about our history and bringing it to the forefront.
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  126. it's important to me because it helps shape the usa into what it is today. we have to know the past struggles to have a better today. thanks crystal allen

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  127. It is important to teach about the amazing contributions each segment of society has contributed.

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  128. because these americans were left out of our history for a long time but we all need to know and celebrate their huge contributions to us all!

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  129. it teaches are children about it
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  130. because it shows greatness in the face of adversity, and its US history

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  131. It's important for everyone to understand what the Black race has been thru.ladyvon2013athotmail.com

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  132. Because I think it's incredibly important to recognize the hardships, the suffering, and the struggles while also celebrating the successes and contributions of African Americans to the world's progress!

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  133. The diversity that is such an integral part of life in the United States enriches all Americans and makes us a stronger people and nation!

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  134. The diversity that is such an integral part of life in the United States enriches all Americans and makes us a stronger people and nation!

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  135. Because we have had some great inventors, statesmen, soldiers, etc who were black and this needs to be known and studied by future generations.

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  136. Because its great for everyone to learn all aspects of our history!
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  137. It teaches people that this world is so diverse. Racism is a horrible thing but yet is still going on, which is quite unfortunate. We should all be treated equally, not based on skin color or race.

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  143. black history is important because it is our history
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  144. It's important to me because I fully believe that ALL Americans have the same rights :)

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  145. It's important because we need to celebrate all cultures.
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  146. Because everyone needs to know the entire history of our country. sleveene@hotmail.com

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  147. Its important to show our children who was important in making this country what it is today. Everyone should see how all people made our history.
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  148. It's important to recognize other people's cultures and understand how far we've come from the past so history doesn't repeat itself

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  149. It's important to know histories

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  150. Black History Month is important as it teaches kids [and adults] varied aspects of history.

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  151. Black history is important because it shows the roots of our country. It's important to study everyone not just on the politicians.

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  152. It's important to know American history!

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  153. It's important to know American history!

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  154. I think it's important to demonstrate the progress we've made as a country.

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  155. because its changed all our histories

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  156. It's important for my kids to have a well rounded education of all cultures. tylerpants(at)gmail.com

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  157. It is important for people to learn and reflect on historical events and historical people who have made a huge difference in our world. Diversity is important.

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  158. I think it's important for everyone to know what this country and all of it's people have gone through.
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