Say Brother; Boston School Committee Live Pre-Election Special
Boston School Committe Live, Pre-Election Special
More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Undigitized item: Request Digitization
Untranscribed item: Request Transcription
- Say Brother
- Boston School Committee Live Pre-Election Special
- Program Number
- 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
Chaotic is one word frequently used to characterize Boston's public school system. With school committee elections looming on the horizon, Say Brother goes live with a pre-election special in which the candidates have been invited to discuss their respective platforms, and answer the queries posed by a panel of Boston parents and teachers.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Race and Ethnicity
- Chicago: “Say Brother; Boston School Committee Live Pre-Election Special,” 12/29/1981, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 22, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_34C6F916A9D748308A226F1E6C0D56EF.
- MLA: “Say Brother; Boston School Committee Live Pre-Election Special.” 12/29/1981. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 22, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_34C6F916A9D748308A226F1E6C0D56EF>.
- APA: Say Brother; Boston School Committee Live Pre-Election Special. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_34C6F916A9D748308A226F1E6C0D56EF