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Meet a teenage actor-singer-comedian with absolutely no doubt that his tumultuous adolescence will soon give way to Hollywood fame.
Fifteen-year-old Courvosier Cox is a self-proclaimed “triple threat” talent. Struggling to find his place during a complex adolescence, he undertakes a relentless quest to escape into the spotlight. Kelly Creedon’s short film, “In This World,” received numerous film festival prizes. In 2016, after the film was finished, Courvosier Cox was arrested for over three dozen theft-related charges.
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A new dad on the nightmare-inducing challenge of coming up with a timeless but fresh, cool but not too cool name for his son.
Amy Vilela lost her daughter when she couldn’t afford the medical bills. When her Congressman told her he wouldn’t support universal healthcare, Amy said, “I’m running.”
Cori Bush is a registered nurse, a pastor and a mom. After taking to the streets to protest police killings, she looked in the mirror and said, “why not politician, too?”
“The Boss of the Queens Machine” hasn’t faced a primary challenger in 14 years. But an underfunded upstart is suddenly giving him a run for his money.
Paula Jean Swearengin has seen West Virginia’s land exploited, its people fall ill, and its politicians do nothing. So she decided to do something herself.
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