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Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

A Change Is Gonna Come

Clarence B. Jones | Posted 01.11.2015 | Black Voices
Clarence B. Jones

Last Saturday in Los Angeles, my friend of 50 years, Harry Belafonte, was awarded the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, an honorary Oscar. And yesterday, while we were savoring this good news, the White House announced that James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schewerner would be posthumous recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Harry Belafonte To Receive Prestigious Honor

Associated Press | Posted 09.05.2014 | Black Voices

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Harry Belafonte and Maureen O'Hara are among those who will be honored by the motion picture academy's board of governors. The...

Why Did Oprah Winfrey Win An Honorary Oscar?

AP | By SANDY COHEN | Posted 01.08.2012 | Impact

By SANDY COHEN, Associated Press LOS ANGELES -- Oprah Winfrey says she understands why some balked when the film academy announced it would give her ...