Say Brother; Higher Goals
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- Say Brother
- Higher Goals
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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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The thesis of this program is that some black boys and girls who play schoolyard basketball think their route to fame and success is through athletics rather than through educational and professional attainment.
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- Chicago: “Say Brother; Higher Goals,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed March 26, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F7E47A7E57E4D08AEE4ADD44D3D8227.
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- APA: Say Brother; Higher Goals. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F7E47A7E57E4D08AEE4ADD44D3D8227