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Say Brother; Blue Hill Avenue: The Forgotten Promise part 2 / Mandatory Testing

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Series
Say Brother
Program
Blue Hill Avenue: The Forgotten Promise part 2 / Mandatory Testing
Program Number

1425

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

First, a follow-up look at the redevelopment of Blue Hill Avenue, the heart of Boston's black community, through a $3.5 million construction project. Mayor Raymond Flynn speaks on the city's future commitment to the area and a new focus on the neighborhoods.

The second story is on the controversy over mandatory testing in Boston public schools, determining qualification for promotion or graduation. Dr. Brunetta Wolfman.

Duration

00:31:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; Blue Hill Avenue: The Forgotten Promise part 2 / Mandatory Testing,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_122C14912B2045499D19A0C008519971.
MLA: “Say Brother; Blue Hill Avenue: The Forgotten Promise part 2 / Mandatory Testing.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_122C14912B2045499D19A0C008519971>.
APA: Say Brother; Blue Hill Avenue: The Forgotten Promise part 2 / Mandatory Testing. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_122C14912B2045499D19A0C008519971
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