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Dean Smith and Ubuntu

posted by drew

03.27.15

Dean Smith, head coach of the UNC Tarheels for 36 years. Dean Smith, head coach of the UNC Tarheels for 36 years.

Dean Smith sent $200 to each of his former players for the same reason he invented the now-universal gesture of pointing to the passer after a basket... He deeply understood the spiritual principle of UBUNTU... that we exist because of, and for, others. We are interdependent. There is no solo success.

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Drew Dellinger is a speaker, poet, writer, teacher, and founder of Planetize the Movement. He has inspired minds and hearts at over 1000 events around the planet, performing poetry and keynoting on justice, ecology, cosmology, activism, democracy and compassion.
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