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Say Brother; Coverage of Pan-African liberation organizing efforts

1972

Raw footage related to the Pan-African liberation efforts recorded for Say Brother in 1972. Includes Boston African Liberation Day Committee press conference (1972); protestors outside the Portuguese consulate (1972); a clip from the Congressional Black Caucus National Priorities Forum press conference (April 1972); protesters in Harvard Yard seeking Harvard University divestment of Gulf Oil stocks, and US withdrawal from Southeast Asia (April 1972); press conference featuring Pan-African Liberation Committee and Harvard-Radcliffe Afro statement announcing occupation of the offices of Harvard University president Derek Bok, statements from Boston African Liberation Day Committee and others (April 19, 1972); and protestors in Harvard Yard (1972).


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Series
Say Brother
Title

Coverage of Pan-African liberation organizing efforts

Series Description

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

Duration

0:17:57:00

Asset Type

Raw video

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Publication Information
WGBH Educational Foundation
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; Coverage of Pan-African liberation organizing efforts,” 1972, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed July 18, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_ADE6DD8B0FB445E886D09C0AF1FEEDDE.
MLA: “Say Brother; Coverage of Pan-African liberation organizing efforts.” 1972. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. July 18, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_ADE6DD8B0FB445E886D09C0AF1FEEDDE>.
APA: Say Brother; Coverage of Pan-African liberation organizing efforts. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_ADE6DD8B0FB445E886D09C0AF1FEEDDE
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