Say Brother; Beacon to Freedom: Black Life in the Bay Colony
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- Say Brother
- Beacon to Freedom: Black Life in the Bay Colony
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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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A documentary which examines some of the misconceptions of MA history. Since MA was a yardstick for the social progress of a young America in many ways, the actions of her black citizens, both free and enslaved, will serve as a Beacon to Freedom for generations
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- Chicago: “Say Brother; Beacon to Freedom: Black Life in the Bay Colony,” 09/14/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A60B286468DA4A2AA4F62E2013235416.
- MLA: “Say Brother; Beacon to Freedom: Black Life in the Bay Colony.” 09/14/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 21, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A60B286468DA4A2AA4F62E2013235416>.
- APA: Say Brother; Beacon to Freedom: Black Life in the Bay Colony. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A60B286468DA4A2AA4F62E2013235416