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Say Brother; Who's Minding the Children? A Conversation with Lois Harrison-Jones

04/06/1995


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Series
Say Brother
Program
Who's Minding the Children? A Conversation with Lois Harrison-Jones
Program Number

2514

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

Boston has had a long history of instability surrounding the office of school superintendent. In this studio discussion we hear from departing superintendent Lois Harrison-Jones, who gives us her thoughts on the initiatives she tried to implement while in office, as well her prescription for improving the system as a whole.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; Who's Minding the Children? A Conversation with Lois Harrison-Jones,” 04/06/1995, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3992329BE8B6402C9B95766AD8A6109D.
MLA: “Say Brother; Who's Minding the Children? A Conversation with Lois Harrison-Jones.” 04/06/1995. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3992329BE8B6402C9B95766AD8A6109D>.
APA: Say Brother; Who's Minding the Children? A Conversation with Lois Harrison-Jones. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3992329BE8B6402C9B95766AD8A6109D
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