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Basic Black; Conversation with Representative Marie St. Fleur

11/03/2005

THIS SHOW NEVER AIRED


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Series
Basic Black
Program
Conversation with Representative Marie St. Fleur
Program Number

3709

Series Description

THe series was formerly known as Say Brother. Series title change as of 1/8/1998. This series is black produced and is one of public television's longest-running series that is rooted in and reflects the culture, concerns, achievements and history of people of African descent. Also includes controversial issues, African American artists, and events of special interest to the African American community.

Series release date: 1/8/1998

Program Description

THIS SHOW NEVER AIRED.

Marie St. Fleur is the first Haitian immigrant elected to state office in the United States. But St. Fleur’s advocacy reaches beyond her Haitian brethren to a much larger constituency. Our interview with Rep. St. Fleur focuses on strategies for empowering Boston’s communities of color in politics and economics, and current issues arising out of her work as Vice Chair of the House Ways & Means Committee like welfare reform and building humaniarian bridges between Massachusetts and Haiti.

Duration

00:26:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Social Issues
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Basic Black; Conversation with Representative Marie St. Fleur,” 11/03/2005, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_994C72611DFD4FDF94E8CD65AC809EDF.
MLA: “Basic Black; Conversation with Representative Marie St. Fleur.” 11/03/2005. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_994C72611DFD4FDF94E8CD65AC809EDF>.
APA: Basic Black; Conversation with Representative Marie St. Fleur. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_994C72611DFD4FDF94E8CD65AC809EDF
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