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Say Brother; African American's Journal, An: Inside North Korea


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Say Brother
African American's Journal, An: Inside North Korea
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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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International correspondent Andrew Jones was part of a group of primarily African Americans who were invited to tour North Korea. Their mission was to acquire a better understandng of North Korean culture.



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Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Say Brother; African American's Journal, An: Inside North Korea,” 11/17/1994, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 12, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6FF4A126C4504DAAA04A1F7CC0630912.
MLA: “Say Brother; African American's Journal, An: Inside North Korea.” 11/17/1994. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 12, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6FF4A126C4504DAAA04A1F7CC0630912>.
APA: Say Brother; African American's Journal, An: Inside North Korea. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6FF4A126C4504DAAA04A1F7CC0630912
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