Say Brother; El, The: Fond Farewell
THE EL: FOND FAREWELL, NEW BEGINNINGS
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- Say Brother
- El, The: Fond Farewell
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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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Elliott Francis looks at the end of an era for Dudley Station and the old elevated MBTA orange line, formerly the center of small business activity and transportation for the black community. It is to be torn down to make way for the new orange line along the Southwest Corridor. Featured are interviews with still photographer Archy LaSalle and train historian Bradley Clark.
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- Chicago: “Say Brother; El, The: Fond Farewell,” 06/24/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed July 25, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5131B858B95444768B6639B52E5FF141.
- MLA: “Say Brother; El, The: Fond Farewell.” 06/24/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. July 25, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5131B858B95444768B6639B52E5FF141>.
- APA: Say Brother; El, The: Fond Farewell. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5131B858B95444768B6639B52E5FF141