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5:30pm Black History Celebration 02.16.2021

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5:30pm Black History Celebration 02.16.2021
5:30pm Black History Celebration 02.16.2021

IT'S NOT NECESSARILY CHAMPIONS OR HIGH-RANKING OFFICIALS WHO CAN DO THE MOST GOOD.

THAT WAS THE MESSAGE DURING TODAY'S BLACK HISTORY CELEBRATION AT THE STATE CAPITOL.

Not necessarily champions or high- ranking officials who can do the most good... l3: abc 36 news white the power is in simple places frankfort that was the message during today's black history celebration at the state capitol.

This year's event was hosted virtually but it still was an opportunity to recognize those making a difference.

It was an opportunity to remind everyone how they can make a difference.

L3: abc 36 news white georgia state rep.

Billy mitchell president, national black caucus of state legis ... "i am glad to be here with you to say to someone who may not have any position anywhere, but just because you don't have position doesn't mean you don't have power to go forth even though the struggle continues.

Many folks have position, but someone else has power."

L3: abc 36 news white the power is in simple places frankfort also discussed.... selecting an african-american to honor in the place where jefferson davis' statue once stood in the capitol rotunda.

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