Here and Now: Remembering legendary actress, activist Cicely Tyson

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Here and Now: Remembering Cicely Tyson
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On this episode of Here and Now, we remember legendary actress and activist Cicely Tyson.

NEW YORK (WABC) -- On this episode of Here and Now, we remember legendary actress and activist Cicely Tyson.

The Tony-and Emmy-award winner died recently at the age of 96.

Eyewitness News reporter Jim Dolan takes a look back at her life and career.

We also check out Cicely Tyson's final interview with Live's Kelly and Ryan.

Also, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on people of color who contracted HIV and AIDS.

And, the importance of Black History Month -- now more than ever.

We have a conversation with Dr. Khalil Muhammad to discuss the Schomburg Center's virtual Black History Month line-up.

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