Tribute by Maurice P. LaBorde
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August 26, 2022


Maurice P. LaBorde


Lt. Commander Uhura, was the first person of color I ever saw on tv that was not a slave or a servant. She made me believe that anything was possible. Regardless of your skin color. For this and years and years of inspiration. I am truly grateful.

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