Don Lemon anchors CNN Newsroom during weekend prime-time and serves as a correspondent across CNN's U.S. programming. He is the author of the memoir "Transparent." He recently took part in iReport's "I Am America" series, when he talked about growing up in Louisiana and wanting to change the face of broadcast news.
I Am America: CNN anchor Don Lemon
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