Say Brother; You Never Stop Teaching / The American Dream Deferred
You Never Stop Teaching / The American Dream Deferred
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- Say Brother
- You Never Stop Teaching / The American Dream Deferred
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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
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First segment features Annie and Vanessa Bonds, Janaya Majied-Janey, Violet Burch, Aswalos House, black education. Second segment focuses on the affordable housing shortage on minorities, especially regarding homeownership and discrimination. On tape are Marvin Byrd of South End Family Shelter; Arthur Askew of Roxbury Multi-Service Center; Kay Gibbs of Boston Housing Authority; Rodney DeLeaver of Urban Edge; Robert Whittlesey of Boston Housing Partnership; Sandy Hall of Quincy-Geneva Housing Association; Frank Jones, chair of Fair Housing Commission.
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- Chicago: “Say Brother; You Never Stop Teaching / The American Dream Deferred,” 12/15/1984, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 28, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2618FF50641E474E85CFBB3483161CAC.
- MLA: “Say Brother; You Never Stop Teaching / The American Dream Deferred.” 12/15/1984. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 28, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2618FF50641E474E85CFBB3483161CAC>.
- APA: Say Brother; You Never Stop Teaching / The American Dream Deferred. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2618FF50641E474E85CFBB3483161CAC