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Say Brother; School Desegregation

Part of Say Brother.

08/06/1997

Dubbed from A2-01312. Original date 10/1/74.


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Series
Say Brother
Program
School Desegregation
Program Number

401

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

Program focuses on school desegregation and the quality of education in Boston. Discussion with students, parents, and community activists are held within Jeremiah E. Burke High School. First program of the 1974 season.

Duration

00:59:10

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Civil rights
African Americans--Education
Arnold, Edward
African Americans in the performing arts
Lewis, Elma
Adams, Myrtle
Cosby, Bill, 1937-
Joyner, Gloria
Mime
Cox, George
School integration--Massachusetts--Boston
Lyons, Pat Bonner
Wahabi Mime Company
Segregation in education--United States
Yancey, Alice
Community Task Force on Education (Boston, Mass.)
African American comedians
Sheffield, Deborah
Jackson, Ellen Swepson
African American women
Public schools--Massachusetts--Boston
Segregation
Johnson, Fred (Halim Adbur Rashid)
Campbell, Rev. Scott
Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Creators
Barrow-Murray, Barbara (Associate Producer)
Marita Rivero (Producer)
White, Conrad (Director)
Contributors
Rivero, Marita (Host)
Thomas, Stuart (Interviewer)
Cogell, Lloyd (Still Photography)
McGuire Nicholas, Sallie (Production Assistant)
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; School Desegregation,” 08/06/1997, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2A265E6A695B415D8262169708E4157C.
MLA: “Say Brother; School Desegregation.” 08/06/1997. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2A265E6A695B415D8262169708E4157C>.
APA: Say Brother; School Desegregation. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2A265E6A695B415D8262169708E4157C
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