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Say Brother; Who's Killing the Children


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Say Brother
Who's Killing the Children
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Series Description

Say Brother is WGBH's longest running public affairs television program by, for and about African Americans, and is now known as Basic Black. Since its inception in 1968, Say Brother has featured the voices of both locally and nationally known African American artists, athletes, performers, politicians, professionals, and writers including: Muhammad Ali, Maya Angelou, Thomas Atkins, Amiri Baraka, Doris Bunte, Julian Bond, Stokely Carmichael, Louis Farrakhan, Nikki Giovanni, Odetta Gordon, Henry Hampton, Benjamin Hooks, Jesse Jackson, Hubie Jones, Mel King, Eartha Kitt, Elma Lewis, Haki Madhubuti, Wallace D. Muhammad, Charles Ogletree, Babatunde Olatunji, Byron Rushing, Owusu Sadaukai, and Sonia Sanchez. Series release date: 7/15/1968

Program Description

Examination of the murder of Tiffany Moore and the escalation of youth on youth violence and homicide in the black community. Also, "Tribute to a Freedom Fighter" on accomplishments of the late educational and community leader Muriel Snowden. Arts and entertainment segment by reviewer Evelyn Moore.



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Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Say Brother; Who's Killing the Children,” 11/17/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed May 23, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_119C10F39BE5418488B82F553F9317EF.
MLA: “Say Brother; Who's Killing the Children.” 11/17/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. May 23, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_119C10F39BE5418488B82F553F9317EF>.
APA: Say Brother; Who's Killing the Children. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_119C10F39BE5418488B82F553F9317EF
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