Say Brother; Silent Siege
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- Say Brother
- Silent Siege
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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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Lovell Dyett continues exposé of housing scam that takes advantage of a trust arrangement to assemble large parcels of abandoned housing in Roxbury, milk their assets, then abandon them.
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- Chicago: “Say Brother; Silent Siege,” 01/27/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed August 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8666D65655154BF5B114B9C8C3DFB891.
- MLA: “Say Brother; Silent Siege.” 01/27/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. August 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8666D65655154BF5B114B9C8C3DFB891>.
- APA: Say Brother; Silent Siege. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8666D65655154BF5B114B9C8C3DFB891