Say Brother; Mandela: The Last Mile to Freedom
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- Say Brother
- Mandela: The Last Mile to Freedom
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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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Say Brother analyzes developments in South Africa since the release of Nelson Mandela earlier this year to the present. This special program looks at his first visit to the United States, including his emotion-filled weekend in Boston this past summer and the aftermath of that visit. New season premiere.
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- Chicago: “Say Brother; Mandela: The Last Mile to Freedom,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 21, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_391C2388B948430ABDB290EE812EA068.
- MLA: “Say Brother; Mandela: The Last Mile to Freedom.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 21, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_391C2388B948430ABDB290EE812EA068>.
- APA: Say Brother; Mandela: The Last Mile to Freedom. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_391C2388B948430ABDB290EE812EA068