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WEAA, guests pay tribute to Colin Powell

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Colin Powell was the first African American to be national security adviser, chairman of the Joint Chiefs and secretary of state. 

 

He died Monday of COVID-19 complications. He was 84. 

 

Dr. Kaye is joined by a number of guests who pay tribute to Powell by highlighting his service and character. 

 

 

Guests include: 

DeWayne Wickham, Founding Dean Emeritus of MSU School of Global Journalism & Communication 

 

Maryland Lieutenant Governor Boyd Rutherford

 

Brigadier General Janeen Birkhead, Maryland National Guard

 

Edna W. Cummings, Colonel, U.S. Army (Retired) – Army Reserve Ambassador for Maryland, ‘Six Triple Eight' Congressional Gold Medal champion

ALSO READ: Remembering Colin Powell, first Black chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and secretary of state

  

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