The 7 Most-Influential People You Should Know

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Instagram: @currentyashar","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"Ady Barkan","level":3,"displayType":"header"},{"text":"","displayType":"twitter"},{"elements":[{"text":"","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"After having been diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in 2016, Ady wants to spend his last days on earth fighting for “Medicare for All”. He has even partnered with politicians so they can make this ambition a reality. Now, he is one of the most influential activists in America.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Twitter: @AdyBarkan
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