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Soccer Star to Be Honored for Efforts to Aid Liberia

World-famous soccer star George Weah has been recognized for his contributions toward humanitarian efforts in his native Liberia. This week, Weah will receive the prestigious Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 12th-annual ESPY Awards. The award is given to individuals whose contributions transcend sports. Weah speaks with NPR's Tavis Smiley.

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