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Dick Gregory documentary sets the record straight on his legacy

“I chose to be an agitator. The next time you put your underwear in the washing machine, take the agitator out, and all you’re going to end up with are some dirty, wet drawers.” – Dick Gregory. In the four years since we lost comedian and civil rights activist Dick...
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There was only one Dick Gregory, and he is missed

“I chose to be an agitator. The next time you put your underwear in the washing machine, take the agitator out, and all you’re going to end up with are some dirty, wet drawers.” – Dick Gregory. In the four years since we lost St. Louis native, Sumner High School...
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Dick Gregory Has Now “Set The Record Straight”

“I chose to be an agitator. The next time you put your underwear in the washing machine, take the agitator out, and all you’re going to end up with are some dirty, wet drawers.” – Dick Gregory. In the four years since we lost comedian and civil rights activist Dick...
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Showtime Doc ‘The One And Only Dick Gregory’ Restores Legacy Of Vital Comedian, Civil Rights Activist, Nutrition Pioneer

It’s very early to be talking about documentary contenders for next year’s Emmys, but The One and Only Dick Gregory certainly should be part of the conversation. The film written and directed by Andre Gaines at last gives the late Gregory his rightful due—as one of the most significant figures in the history of comedy, a hero in the Civil Rights Movement and a pioneer in nutrition, health and wellness. It’s hard to separate each of the areas where Gregory made an impact, because they all sprang from a common impulse, to redeem America from its savage racism and to help his fellow human beings.
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