Nigger: An Autobiography

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Washington Square Press, published by Pocket Books, 1986 - African American entertainers - 209 pages
African-American comedian and political activist Dick Gregory tells his life story up to 1963, describing his poor childhood in St. Louis, Missouri; his rise to fame as a comedian; and his participation in the fight for racial equality, including his arrests.

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Dick Gregory, born 1932 in St. Louis, single mother. This is an autobiography of a starved track star, smoking nutritionist, spontaneous "current events" commentator, devoted family man and night ... Read full review

Contents

Not Poor Just Broke
3
and they didnt even have what I wanted
97
One Less Door
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Gregory works for human rights causes around the world and divides his time between Washington, D.C., and Plymouth, Massachusetts.

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