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    • Defining Moments in Black History

    • Reading Between the Lies
    • By: Dick Gregory
    • Narrated by: James Shippy
    • Length: 7 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,132
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 982
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 977

    With his trademark acerbic wit, incisive humor, and infectious paranoia, one of our foremost comedians and most politically engaged civil rights activists looks back at 100 key events from the complicated history of black America. Defining Moments in Black History is an essential, no-holds-bar history lesson that will provoke, enlighten, and entertain.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A History Lesson from Mr. Gregory.

    • By TonyaA6 on 09-22-17

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Dick Gregory 11-24-69

    • By: Dick Gregory
    • Narrated by: Howard Smith, Josh Rattner
    • Length: 55 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 37

    Famous for a unique blend of stand-up comedy and political speech, Gregory had recently run, unsuccessfully, for president of the United States. He had since returned to comedy, recording the album, Dick Gregory, The Light Side: The Dark Side. He contemplates his career with Smith, days before a performance at Carnegie Hall.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • totally relevant today

    • By mj on 07-25-18

    Regular price: $0.99