Brown, Tony

Brown, Tony

(1933–  ) television host, producer; born in Charleston, W.Va. A journalist in Detroit, he joined National Educational Television's newsmagazine, Black Journal, in 1970, later becoming dean of Howard University's School of Communications (1971–72). He lobbied to keep the show on the air, and as host and executive producer of Tony Brown's Journal (1978), he continued to look critically at issues facing African-Americans.
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AB) Contributors: Ali Brown, Tony Bullen, Dave Clark, Richard Harkness, Jonathan Hobbs.
Dan Brown, Tony Stewart, Andy Barresford, Ryan Harrison, Nicky Gray, Aaron Mackay and Graeme Wood all notched in Burnopfield Sun Inn's 7-0 thrashing of Stanley RAFA.
She would have followed in the footsteps of Gordon Brown, Tony Blair and Margaret Thatcher if she had faced MEPs in the Strasbourg chamber.
In an unprecedented move, David Cameron, Gordon Brown, Tony Blair and Sir John Major have united for a video backing this weekend's initiative.
Among the autographs which the late Mr Palmer secured were Stevie Wonder, Cliff Richard, Donovan, the Supremes, Martha and the Vandellas, Georgie Fame, Frank Ifield, Del Shannon, The Animals, Wayne Fontana, Roy Orbison, Bobby Vee, Dusty Springfield, Shirley Bassey, Julie Rogers, Frank Berry, Marianne Faithfull, Suzy Cope, Brenda Lee, Joe Brown, Dave Clark, Louis Armstrong, Dave Berry, Val Doonican and Freddy Garrity of Freddy and the Dreamers, Jewel Brown, Tony Marsh, Lorraine Grey, Peter Quaife, Dodie West and John Walker.
With the present Labour leadership "indifferent" towards the EU, Mr Farron said the past four prime ministers - David Cameron, Gordon Brown, Tony Blair and Sir John Major - all now had more in common with the Lib Dems than their own parties.
But he didn't dwell - once the rant was out of his system, he entertained endlessly with his perfected impressions of David Cameron, Gordon Brown, Tony Blair and others.
Historians of the recent past may object that some of the achievements I have listed belong to Gordon Brown, Tony Blair's Chancellor and later his replacement as Labour leader and Prime Minister.
With the help of the Crew Members Mike Brown, Jim Sullivan, Kim Brown, Tony Casillas and Jerry's daughter Prezly, Jerry explains that "E&B feels that the team has a good shot at winning both series championships.
Notable attendees included UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, David Cameron, Gordon Brown, Tony Blair and Sir John Mayor, French president Francois Hollande and his predecessor and rival, Nicolas Sarkozy, Italy's prime minister Enrico Letta and Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff.
British Prime Minister David Cameron is attending Tuesday's memorial, along with Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, Labor leader Ed Miliband and former British Prime Ministers Gordon Brown, Tony Blair and John Major.
David Cameron and predecessors Gordon Brown, Tony Blair and John Major are backing the appeal.