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ST. LOUIS - A civil rights icon spread his message in St. Louis Monday night.

Ambassador Andrew Young served as the keynote speaker for the Urban League of St. Louis dinner.

Young was a key negotiator alongside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during the civil rights movement.

As mayor of Atlanta he promoted the city to international markets and attracted 1,100 new businesses and added 1 million jobs to the region.

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