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FRONTLINE; Running with Jesse

12/12/1988

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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Running with Jesse
Program Number

704

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

An inside look at the historic 1988 presidential campaign of the Reverend Jesse Jackson. Profiles the Jackson strategy, his relationship with the press and his difficulties with the Jewish community and New York's Mayor Koch. The program chronicles the hopes and the hype of a campaign that became a crusade.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
News
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Running with Jesse,” 12/12/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_597B065589E1499A8B3DDAA0E01B6B17.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Running with Jesse.” 12/12/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_597B065589E1499A8B3DDAA0E01B6B17>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Running with Jesse. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_597B065589E1499A8B3DDAA0E01B6B17
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