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Each February, honors 28 young, gifted, and unapologetically Black innovators— all

ages 28 years and younger. The list will debut on February 1st and each day following,

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?Some are household names, others are unsung heroes.

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Black community, redefining what it means to be Black in America today. Young, gifted, and

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