By 1010 WINS’ Larry Mullins
Produced for 1010 WINS radio by Sharon Barnes-Waters
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — They say your first passion is the one you choose. But your second, and most defining passion, is the one that chooses you.
Entertainer Harry Belafonte said he’ll vouch for that.
“I just never closed the door at anything that knocked,” he said.
And that’s why the New York-born singer and actor is also recognized as an activist.
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