FRONTLINE; Children of Pride
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- Children of Pride
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Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983
- Program Description
Single black man adopts 15 unadoptable retarded and handicapped children. Kojo Odo, a forty-two-year-old single black man, took in his first child a decade ago, a seven-year-old boy with an arm missing. No one wanted the youngster. Each of Odo's twenty-one children came to him with a physical or mental handicap. FRONTLINE looks at the daily life of this remarkable family and Odo's battle to keep the family together.
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- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Children of Pride,” 02/24/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed February 26, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF5B429DFE1543C3896400220CBC8587.
- MLA: “FRONTLINE; Children of Pride.” 02/24/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. February 26, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF5B429DFE1543C3896400220CBC8587>.
- APA: FRONTLINE; Children of Pride. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF5B429DFE1543C3896400220CBC8587