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Say Brother; Our Voices, Our Vote, part I

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Say Brother
Our Voices, Our Vote, part I
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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

Program Description

First of a three-part series on African American issues in the forthcoming election. African American community residents speak out on election issues in a forum taped at Roxbury Community College.



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Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Say Brother; Our Voices, Our Vote, part I,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 28, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5C4A7426A3C54F5CB3541326F139DFB2.
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APA: Say Brother; Our Voices, Our Vote, part I. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5C4A7426A3C54F5CB3541326F139DFB2
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