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Say Brother
June Magazine
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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

1) Under the auspices of the B.E.L.L. Foundation, black professionals serve as tutors at the Tobin School in Mission Hill and Agassiz School in Cambridge to provide adult role models and academic support to minority students. 2) No Frills Aerobic Factory in Somerville. 3) Nubian exhibit at Museum of Fine Arts.

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Broadcast program

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Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Say Brother; June Magazine,” 06/01/1995, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 19, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6C360D31711B4B5E87D941DD80645421.
MLA: “Say Brother; June Magazine.” 06/01/1995. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 19, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6C360D31711B4B5E87D941DD80645421>.
APA: Say Brother; June Magazine. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6C360D31711B4B5E87D941DD80645421
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