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FRONTLINE; Throwaway People

01/05/1990


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Throwaway People
Program Number

805

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

Correspondent Roger Wilkins investigates the economic and social roots of the black underclass, focusing on the struggle of young black men in one neighborhood in Washington, D.C.

Duration

00:57:50

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
News
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Throwaway People,” 01/05/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed March 30, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_31AA4990F7524BB3AD5769625B3B0051.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Throwaway People.” 01/05/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. March 30, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_31AA4990F7524BB3AD5769625B3B0051>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Throwaway People. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_31AA4990F7524BB3AD5769625B3B0051
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