Colin Powell and "Mickey" Leland

A profile of Colin Powell, the Chairman of the Joint Chief of Staffs appointed in 1989, and George Thomas "Mickey" Leland, the Congressman who worked to eradicate World hunger.

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Fri 18 Aug 1989 21:00

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